09/20/2011 - 10:00am

Cardinal Health announced that the Cardinal Health Foundation has developed new guidelines that are designed to help pharmacists and healthcare professionals understand the steps involved in hosting medication disposal days.

09/20/2011 - 8:59am

Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield has named Hy-Vee's specialty pharmacy division its preferred provider of specialty pharmacy benefits for members, Hy-Vee said.

09/20/2011 - 8:53am

Mylan subsidiary Matrix Labs has received tentative approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its new drug application of a co-packaged antiretroviral treatment under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief.

09/20/2011 - 8:23am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic version of a deep vein thrombosis treatment.

09/20/2011 - 8:04am

One day after the National Association of Chain Drug Stores launched a radio ad in the Washington, D.C., market that warned of the potential consequences of the merger between pharmacy benefit managers Express Scripts and Medco, the PBMs have debuted their own ad, which seeks to highlight the benefits of the deal.

09/19/2011 - 1:02pm

Giant Eagle has joined forces with allergy medication Allegra to offer free in-store allergy screenings for patients ages 18 years and older.

09/19/2011 - 12:17pm

The industry has lost a true “patriot of pharmacy practice.”

09/19/2011 - 11:37am

U.K.-based weight-loss program Nutracheck has introduced its Calorie Counter application for the iPhone, designed to scan bar codes of more than 10,000 products in the U.K. food database.

09/19/2011 - 10:23am

CVS Caremark announced it has raised $1 million for Children's Hospital Boston to help children with disabilities.