08/05/2013 - 1:11pm

Nearly a quarter of Americans are using electronic medical records for checking test results, refilling prescriptions and making appointments, while more than half say they would like to use them, but don't have access, according to a new study.

08/01/2013 - 12:36pm

A new app allows patients to communicate through audio and video with their pharmacies using a smartphone, tablet or computer.

08/01/2013 - 9:39am

Emdeon has given pharmacy automation products maker QS/1 certification for electronic prescriptions of controlled substances, or EPCS, QS/1 said Thursday.

07/30/2013 - 1:05pm

Patient communication software maker PrescribeWellness has formed a deal with data-management firm Karmadata to send targeted patient communications to pharmacy customers, the company said Tuesday.

07/30/2013 - 10:18am

A new website for young people with acne allows them to receive online dermatology consultations and receive prescriptions.

07/25/2013 - 10:10am

A new program in south Florida will provide health care for children in underserved communities using mobile telemedicine.

07/24/2013 - 12:39pm

Prior-authorization software company CoverMyMeds reached a milestone Tuesday as the 5 millionth PA request was sent through its system.

07/18/2013 - 8:41am

The aging population, financial stress and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has forced the entire medical delivery system into a game of musical chairs. The music has started, and each component of the healthcare delivery system is aggressively looking to have a chair.

07/15/2013 - 11:09am

Self-reported medication adherence rates increased among Type 2 diabetes patients using a mobile app, the maker of the app said Monday.