03/13/2015 - 4:31pm

Connecting all the dots in health care. That’s the ultimate goal in the health industry’s migration to an electronic platform, where doctors and other prescribers write prescriptions digitally and send them — directly and immediately — to a patient’s pharmacy for dispensing.

03/13/2015 - 4:31pm

“Drugs don’t work in patients who don’t take them.”

03/13/2015 - 4:31pm

Beset by rising costs, a fast-growing elderly population and a critical shortage of primary care doctors, the nation’s health system is desperately in search of ways to lower costs through disease prevention and better access to quality care.

03/13/2015 - 4:30pm

How do the nation’s pharmacists rate with Americans? According to Gallup, the answer is very, very high year after year.

03/13/2015 - 4:30pm

Patient access, lower costs, accountability and collaborative care: those are the watchwords that define the nation’s overextended web of health care in 2015. And community pharmacy — the true face of neighborhood health care — offers some timely solutions to all of them.

03/13/2015 - 4:30pm

A new report by the National Governors Association (NGA) is symbolic of the growing recognition of pharmacy’s vital role in healthcare delivery.

03/13/2015 - 4:30pm

Thank you to the 114th Congress for welcoming the participants in the 2015 NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill! We appreciate the opportunity to meet with you and discuss the key policy issues that shape pharmacy patient care for your constituents.

03/13/2015 - 4:30pm

As the editor of Drug Store News, I am frequently reminded that the stories we report on extend far beyond the industry we cover.

03/13/2015 - 12:35pm

An Altarum report found that national health spending increased 5.7% in January 2015 vs. January 2014.