06/30/2014 - 11:04am

Armada Health Care and PDX on Friday announced that Armada’s prior authorization solution, known as ApproveRx, will be integrated with the PDX Enterprise Pharmacy System, PDX Classic and Community Pharmacy system, PDX’s newest system.

06/30/2014 - 10:57am

AccentHealth on Thursday announced it has entered into a strategic relationship with the American Cancer Society.

06/30/2014 - 10:31am

Afrezza, an inhaled insulin powder meant to treat diabetes patients, was approved Friday by the Food and Drug Administration.

06/27/2014 - 1:07pm

Ohm Labs, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ranbaxy Labs, on Friday announced that it received approval from the Food and Drug Administration to manufacture and market valsartan tablets in 40 mg, 80 mg, 160 mg and 320 mg dosage strengths.

06/27/2014 - 12:19pm

Just two months after Labeed Diab was named head of health and wellness at Walmart, Mark Phillips was elevated to the role of VP pharmaceutical merchandising. Phillips assumes command of more than 4,175 retail pharmacy operations that generates $16.8 billion in pharmacy revenue, according to DSN's PoweRx 50. In his new role, Phillips will lead the pharmaceutical merchandising team and report to Diab. Phillips, who most recently served as the senior director of merchandising in small formats, is a long-time buyer for Walmart and may be an indication of Walmart's steadfast commitment to growing pharmacy, health and wellness, especially across Walmart's smaller formats.

06/27/2014 - 11:39am

Schnuck Markets earlier this week announced that Robert Hardester has been named the company's new chief information officer. Hardester will report to COO Anthony Hucker and also will serve on the senior management team.

06/27/2014 - 11:10am

The two brands have teamed up to create a new tape that features the crunchy candy.

06/27/2014 - 10:41am

The National Business Group on Health, a nonprofit association of large U.S. employers, on Wednesday honored five retail pharmacy operations for their company wellness programs, including CVS Caremark, McKesson, Target, Kroger and Walgreens.

06/27/2014 - 10:30am

For the second consecutive year, three Wisconsin-based Menasha Packaging facilities have been recognized by British Retail Consortium Global Standards, a global safety and quality certification program.