10/22/2015 - 8:19am

Delivered to physicians through DrFirst’s myBenefitCheck, Humana’s IntelligentRx service provides doctors with patient-specific prescription price information at the time the prescription is being written.

10/21/2015 - 3:45pm

NACDS president and CEO Steve Anderson highlights the organization’s commitment to tackling issues of prescription drug abuse and issues of access. 

10/21/2015 - 2:35pm

The free app can accept payment, record transactions and capture signatures for controlled substances across multiple stores.

10/21/2015 - 11:02am

“This crisis is taking lives — it’s destroying families and shattering communities all across the country,” President Obama said in remarks at a community forum meant to kick off his administration’s new push to curb opioid abuse. 

10/20/2015 - 3:11pm

Using 2013 data from state prescription drug monitoring programs from eight states, the CDC found that prescribing practices between states vary drastically.

10/20/2015 - 2:37pm

A new generics supplier has come to the United States with Alembic Pharmaceuticals’ launch of its Namenda generic.

10/20/2015 - 12:20pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Tris Pharma’s pediatric amphetamine-based ADHD treatment.

10/20/2015 - 11:21am

The PADSP has also launched a website, DrugProtections.org, that explains the REMS program to patients and lists medication that are currently marketed with a REMS.

10/19/2015 - 9:35am

During these Town Hall events focused on med sync, attendees learn the seven steps to creating a med sync process that will help them transition to an appointment-based model.