The new indication’s approval marks the 10th new indication for Keytruda in three years, Merck said.
The Distinguished Service Award is given annually to an individual who has made a sustained contribution to leadership within NASP and the specialty pharmacy industry.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.