DSN examines chain pharmacy, including in-depth coverage of retail clinics, technology, automation, medication synchronization and generics, in this multi-page report.
The National Community Pharmacists Association has named the recipient of its 2015 Willard B. Simmons Independent Pharmacist of the Year winner.
Colorectal cancer is the third most common type of cancer and is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S.
The NCPA Outstanding Adherence Practitioner Award recognizes an independent community pharmacist who demonstrates a continuous commitment to patient adherence services.
The recipient of this year’s NCPA Prescription Drug Safety Award has worked for years to ensure that those who need naloxone have access to it.
Upsher-Smith Laboratories was honored Sunday with the National Community Pharmacists Association 2015 Corporate Recognition Award.
The American Pharmacists Association announced Friday that its fight toward provider status for pharmacists had reached a big milestone.
The drug can now be used on patients whose non-small cell lung cancer metastasized while undergoing platinum-based chemotherapy or afte
The company announced Friday that it had received certification to process Europay, MasterCard and Visa credit card purchases from Heartland Payment Systems.
The Boston Globe reports that if there were a measles outbreak, one-in-eight children — particularly young children — would contract the virus, based on research from Emory University, and immunization is the most critical way to prevent that. “If we do start to see immunization levels dip down a little bit and we see those dips sustained, we could start to lose that overall population level immunity,” study author Robert Bednarczyk said. “And if measles get introduced, we may start seeing larger and more severe outbreaks.” (Boston Globe)