09/21/2017 - 5:03pm

Drug Store News spoke to PerceptiMed chief business officer Frank Maione about how PerceptiMed is working to help pharmacies deliver on the goal of improved patient engagment. 

09/21/2017 - 4:37pm

The integration of iMedicare’s plan comparison platform into Mirixa’s MirixaPro platform will enable pharmacies to take advantage of medication-related opportunities within their everyday workflow by prioritizing available clinical interventions for each specific patient.

09/21/2017 - 4:24pm

he BD Ultra-Fine micro pen needle 6 mm x 32 gauge is set for distribution in September, bringing a new needle length option to patients with diabetes who inject insulin.

09/21/2017 - 2:29pm

A recently introduced bill from Reps. Katherine Clark, D-Mass., and Markwayne Mullin, R-Okla., has garnered interest from longtime proponents of e-prescribing in the retail pharmacy industry. 

09/21/2017 - 1:54pm

The drug is an opioid indicated to manage moderate to severe pain in patients requiring continuous around-the-clock pain opioid analgesia for an extended period of time.

09/21/2017 - 1:25pm

Research from CVS Health Research Institute and Johns Hopkins University is looking at how algorithms can be used to help identify signs of patients misusing and abusing opioids.

09/21/2017 - 1:02pm

Forthcoming efforts from CVS Health include expanding the availability of medication disposal units in CVS Pharmacy locations, new management approaches from CVS Caremark and additional patient education from its pharmacists, among others. 

09/20/2017 - 6:12pm

As pharmacies grapple with DIR fees and work to create new revenue opportunites through expanded services, streamlining payment and reimbursement processes has taken on added importance in community pharmacy. 

09/20/2017 - 5:48pm
Offering a more comprehensive approach to patient care is essential for community pharmacies as they continue to seek ways to be part of a broad-based, team-focused patient care solution — and leveraging patient data to improve patient care is one way pharmacies are delivering on this approach.