08/14/2014 - 9:08am

Rite Aid and Heritage Provider Network recently announced a new agreement to bring the Rite Aid Health Alliance program to HPN's chronic and polychronic patients in Southern California. The agreement marked Rite Aid’s fifth such partnership — and largest to date — under its Health Alliance initiative, which pairs local physicians with Rite Aid pharmacists and a new position in Rite Aid stores — the in-store “health coach” — to help patients meet specific health-related goals identified by their doctors.

09/18/2014 - 7:44am

Illinois Sen. Mattie Hunter, D-District 3, and author and Walgreens executive Steve Pemberton will receive Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities’  2014 Leadership Awards at the agency’s annual luncheon.

09/18/2014 - 7:29am

Rite Aid on Thursday reported revenues of $6.5 billion for its second quarter ended Aug. 30, representing a 3.9% lift credited to rising pharmacy same-store sales. 

09/18/2014 - 5:15am

In response to the decision by the board of directors of Family Dollar Stores to reject Dollar General's tender offer to acquire all outstanding shares of Family Dollar for $80.00 per share in cash, Dollar General on Thursday stated that it remains committed to acquiring Family Dollar.

 

09/18/2014 - 4:57am

Family Dollar Stores on Thursday announced a $458,000 donation to Feeding America. 

09/17/2014 - 2:21pm

With National PA Week just around the corner in early October, the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants is looking to help educate consumers about the important role that physician assistants play in making health care more accessible.

09/17/2014 - 2:04pm

If shifting patterns in medical practice configurations and physician workforce trends continue, U.S. patients are likely to face growing challenges in access to care.

09/17/2014 - 12:27pm

The Ohio governor's office pushed for the firing of the executive director of the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy, according to a report released by the Associated Press Tuesday.

09/17/2014 - 11:58am

The mHealth Summit on Wednesday announced that Walgreens' chief medical officer Harry Leider will open the 6th annual Summit with a keynote address on Dec. 8.