08/18/2015 - 4:35pm

Drug Store News sat down with Tom O’Donnell, VP federal government affairs at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, to discuss pharmacist provider status and the latest pro-pharmacy legislative initiatives in the U.S. House and Senate.

08/17/2015 - 11:52am

To meet AWP requirements, Medicare Part D sponsors must have terms posted by Sept. 15, CMS says. 

08/13/2015 - 4:43pm

A strong majority of Americans (72%) - crossing regional, political, generational, gender and income lines — believe the current federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour is lower than it should be

08/13/2015 - 1:27pm

More than eight-in-10 Americans support provider status for pharmacists, and four-in-10 are “strongly” in favor of provider status, according to a recent NACDS poll.

08/12/2015 - 2:49pm

The online guide includes information about the benefits and risks of vaccination, the types of vaccines children routinely receive as well as a section with questions that parents are asking about vaccination.

08/11/2015 - 11:29am

The Put Kids First campaign is a push for legislation doing away with the state’s law allowing nonmedical exemptions for vaccinations.

08/10/2015 - 3:35pm

Experts from the CVS Health Research Institute, writing today in the Journal of the American Medical Association, are calling for a reconsideration of treatment guidelines for high cholesterol as PCSK9 inhibitors hit the market.

08/06/2015 - 1:34pm

Aurobindo Pharma Limited on Tuesday received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its alprazolam tablets, a generic version of Xanax. 

08/05/2015 - 2:16pm

The FDA and industry have been working together to make liquid formulations of acetaminophen safer for children.