04/14/2017 - 2:56pm

Legislation pending in both houses of Congress regarding DIR, or direct and indirect remuneration, fees are giving hope to drug stores and two of the industry’s largest advocacy groups that pharmacy benefits management companies will stop retroactively reducing payments.

04/14/2017 - 2:56pm

Diplomat Pharmacy’s 8% script growth over 2015 was the result of the company’s continued efforts to move into and expand its existing presence in several markets — in part through strategic acquisitions of independent companies demonstrating best practices.

04/14/2017 - 2:56pm

Following the 2015 merger of Albertsons and Safeway — both of which had long and distinguished records of providing health-and-wellness services — the combined company is continuing that tradition.

04/14/2017 - 2:56pm

More than 44% of all Health Mart pharmacies have adherence metrics that rank in the top 20%, according to Health Mart's chief pharmacist Crystal Lennartz, since it unveiled its Health Mart Pathway to Better Performance and Profit program last year.

04/14/2017 - 2:55pm

Walmart’s ability to boost the nation’s health and longevity index may be unmatched by any other single entity save the U.S. government.

04/14/2017 - 2:55pm

Walgreens Boots Alliance in the past year has negotiated a number of strategic broad-scale partnerships.

04/14/2017 - 2:55pm

Bartell Drugs has an eye on growth and innovation, and a string of initiatives in the works, yet it never loses sight of its deep Northwest roots.

04/14/2017 - 2:55pm

At the start of this year, Thrifty White unveiled its new Healthy Outcomes Diabetes Support Program, through which it partners with employers and providers in the communities its stores serve to help maximize health outcomes among diabetic patients.

04/14/2017 - 2:54pm

Hy-Vee is well-known for its health-and-wellness commitment, and the supermarket chain has been taking efforts up a few notches recently with new and expanded programs.