Thrifty White offers its specialty patients full pharmacy support services and has expanded its capabilities to serve specialty patients in all 50 states, in addition to the specialty medication pickup it offers at 90 of its retail locations.
This increase restores PHEP funds previously redirected from states and other jurisdictions in March 2016 to support CDC’s Zika response.
To promote awareness, raise money for organizations supporting patients and encourage individuals to ask for Flublok, Protein Sciences will donate money to charity each time someone "shows them the Flublok vial."
The American Psychological Association last week released a finding from its annual “Stress in America” survey that more than half of adults in the United States feel very or somewhat stressed by the election. Republicans and Democrats are feeling this stress at similar rates. There is even talk of what is formally called Election Stress Disorder.
Drug Store News recently spoke with Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy group VP Gerry Gleeson about the company’s approach to specialty and the importance of a focus on patient care and pharmacist education in that space.
With just weeks to go before its annual Industry Issues Summit conference — one of the most highly-anticipated, must-attend events on the drug store industry calendar — Drug Store News has announced another top-tier roster of some of the most talented and creative retail executives in the business for the annual thought-leadership/networking event.
The report, compiled on behalf of the Generic Pharmaceutical Association, found that in 2015, generic drugs brought patients and the U.S. healthcare system 227 billion in savings, bringing the savings since 2005 from generics to $1.46 trillion.
Camber Pharmaceuticals announced Wednesday that its parent company, Hetero Drugs, has been recognized by Gilead Sciences for its work providing access to hepatitis C drugs for patients worldwide.
The portfolio Upsher-Smith acquires contains 19 solid-oral dosage products and one nasal product, all of which have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration but haven’t been marketed by Sandoz.
PrescribeWelness’s med sync solution is called StarWellness and it allows pharmacies to identify patients who would benefit from med sync to make it easier for pharmacists to address adherence issues.