06/22/2016 - 10:31am

Citing sources familiar with the negotiations, Reuters on Tuesday reported that McKesson is in talks about merging its information technology unit with healthcare technology company Change Healthcare. "A combination of McKesson’s IT unit with Change Healthcare would create one of the biggest players in the healthcare information technology sector, potentially worth more than $10 billion, including debt," Reuters reported. "[However], there is no certainty that a combination with Change Healthcare, or that any transaction involving Technology Solutions [McKesson's healthcare IT unit], will occur." (Reuters)

06/22/2016 - 10:18am

Mondelez International has exceeded nearly all of its 2015 environmental footprint goals and has set more aggressive 2020 targets to fight the impact of climate change, the company announced Wednesday. 

06/22/2016 - 10:18am

Rite Aid, one of the nation's leading drug store chains and Health Dialog’s parent company, will offer the personal health portal to eligible associates starting later this summer.

06/22/2016 - 10:05am

Ralphs new president is a 29-year Kroger veteran, coming up the ranks at Fry's and corporate.

06/22/2016 - 9:54am

To act under the standing order, Texas pharmacists will need to complete a one-hour course on dispensing naloxoine accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education in coordination with TPA.

06/22/2016 - 9:45am

The NBTY Foundation raised over $590,000 through its 10th Annual Golf Outing this month.

06/22/2016 - 9:24am

The new app taps into the product databases on boots.com with iPad, and uses its analytics to enable colleagues to easily make recommendations to customers as well as view item location and online inventory.

06/22/2016 - 8:07am

Headquartered in New York, Snow Phipps has overseen the deployment of over $1.7 billion of private equity capital and co-investments in 17 platform investments and over 25 add-on acquisitions since inception.

06/21/2016 - 5:12pm

The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to pass the "Restoring Access to Medications Act" Tuesday, which would make over-the-counter medicines re-eligible for purchase with a health savings account, Forbes reported. "It’s not surprising that HSAs have gone from partisan football to bipartisan cum-bay-yah in recent years. Over 20 million Americans now have a health insurance plan with an HSA," Forbes reported. "HSAs are making Obamacare a less unaffordable option for families. They are an integral and growing part of the national health insurance landscape." (Forbes)