10/11/2016 - 10:43am

At the convention, PrescribeWellness will unveil several new solutions for community pharmacists and their patients at a preview event, the company said. 

10/10/2016 - 11:56am

Shoppers Drug Mart has agreed to provide auditory labelling free of charge at all of its locations in B.C., The Province reported Friday. According to the report, the new labels are encoded with RFID technology that can be read aloud using a device called a ScripTalk Reader, where a robotic voice lists off all the same information that a sighted customer might find on his or her written prescription label. “This is a victory for people with sight loss, and their efforts to live fully independent lives,” Diane Bergeron of the Canadian National Institute for the Blind told The Province. “But it is only the first step toward creating an inclusive system that incorporates the needs of persons with disabilities.” (The Province)

10/10/2016 - 11:52am

Monday at the EyeforPharma Patient Summit USA, medication management platform company Medisafe announced that it would be expanding its pharma offering to include four branded packages: 

10/07/2016 - 11:06am

Pharmacy software company QS/1 on Thursday announced an enhanced interface between its PrimeCare long-term care pharmacy software and PointClickCare. 

10/06/2016 - 7:50am

Under new leadership, Theranos is working toward obtaining FDA clearances, building commercial partnerships and pursuing publications in scientific journals in pursuit of miniaturized, automated labs.

10/05/2016 - 11:52am

The interface allows for eNGAGE Alert functionality inside QS/1’s NRx and PrimeCare pharmacy management systems, which provide color-coded adherence measures and link directly to the eNGAGE Alert portal to show opportunities for patient-focused services. 

09/23/2016 - 11:40am

The new McKesson pharmacy solution allows information to automatically synchronize with Pharmaserv to help identify programs for patients with specific disease states and includes the ability to interface with third-party applications.

09/23/2016 - 8:38am

In the latest episode of DSNTV, associate publisher and editor in chief Rob Eder spoke with Trygve Anderson, clinical executive at Elsevier, about delivering drug information faster to customers. “[We] get the data in, including all product data and patient safety data, and we deliver it in a timely fashion,” Anderson said. “We don’t feel that a customer of ours should have to wait for data. And that allows us to create what we now coin as a ‘true daily update’ in order to better serve those customers.”

09/22/2016 - 10:59am

The partnership will bring FDS’s myDAtaMart business analytics tools and its enGAGE patient management services to SRS’s PKon Rx Pharmacy System customers.