Despite high-profile efforts to implement abuse-deterrent labels and properties on brand-name opioids, advisory company Avalere Health’s latest research notes a key blind spot in the efforts — accessibility.
The Florida Board of Pharmacy on Tuesday held a public hearing in an effort to help those patients gain access to medically necessary pain medications.
FamilyWize Prescription Savings Card saves users 42% off retail prescription costs on average.
Millennium Health and the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation on Tuesday released a film, “If Only,” to address prescription drug abuse among teens.
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.
Health information network Surescripts has signed an agreement with eClinicalWorks to extend its electronic prior authorization service to all users of eClinicalWorks software.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is advising clinicians to be on the lookout for a new bird flu.
Flublok uses an egg-free system, which means that manufacturing it doesn’t require influenza virus or antibiotics.
In 2014, specialty drug unit costs jumped 20.1%, compared to 5.7% for non-specialty drugs, Blue Cross Blue Shield reported.
PillPack has shipped more than 1 million dose packs since the startup's launch in February 2014.