06/08/2015 - 12:35pm

The Food and Drug Administration hopes to boost the effectiveness of the influenza vaccine for this coming season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported. 

06/08/2015 - 11:59am

Health information network Surescripts has signed an agreement with eClinicalWorks to extend its electronic prior authorization service to all users of eClinicalWorks software.

06/08/2015 - 11:50am

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is advising clinicians to be on the lookout for a new bird flu. 

06/04/2015 - 12:27pm

Flublok uses an egg-free system, which means that manufacturing it doesn’t require influenza virus or antibiotics.

06/03/2015 - 4:20pm

In 2014, specialty drug unit costs jumped 20.1%, compared to 5.7% for non-specialty drugs, Blue Cross Blue Shield reported. 

06/03/2015 - 10:53am

PillPack has shipped more than 1 million dose packs since the startup's launch in February 2014. 

06/01/2015 - 4:00pm

AmerisourceBergen is beginning construction on three new distribution centers opening in 2016 located in the South, the Midwest and the Northeast. 

05/29/2015 - 1:48pm

Type-2 diabetes patients do better when a pharmacist is a part of their care team. 

05/29/2015 - 1:14pm

The Food and Drug Administration Friday announced that it had approved Rapamune (sirolimus), distributed by Pfizer’s Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, as a treatment for the rare lung disease lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM).