Jeff Leger first joined Shoppers Drug Mart in 2008. Prior to SDM, Leger was manager, marking and professional services for Apotex.
Responding to patient feedback, the Jean Coutu Group rolled out the latest version of its Health Record, a patient-pharmacist engagement tool.
Same-store sales increased 1.7% for the year, with pharmacy same-store sales up 4.5% and front-store same-store sales down 5%.
In addition to Medicare savings on prescription drugs, about 5.8 million Medicare beneficiaries made use of an annual wellness visit in 2015, some million more than did so in 2014, CMS said.
“Hope” is the first of a series of new “From Hope to Cures” ads that will hit print, digital, radio and social channels throughout 2016.
Avella will manage the company’s specialty prescription fulfillment that Value Drug’s specialty pharmacy doesn’t offer or aren’t accessible to Value Drug members, among other services.
The makers of Fresh Step are debuting a new product that blends kitty litter with Febreze.
In addition to a guided user experience for the visitors, the new site features an “Areas of Expertise” pain that outlines the specialty pharmacy’s offerings, as well as a redesigned version of Diplomat’s “Whole Health” blog.
Policy and political analysis and idea-sharing are in full swing at the NACDS Regional Chain Conference – which focuses on the needs of National Association of Chain Drug Stores chain-member companies that operate from four to 250 stores each, as well as their supplier partners.