The partnership will bring access to telehealth services from New York’s top hospital via NYP OnDemand kiosks for shoppers at the Deerfield, Ill.-based retailer’s Duane Reade banner, as well as through its digital properties.
The company was allowed to launch its generic on Dec. 11, as part of a patent infringement settlement it reached with Pfizer in 2013.
Last year the flu season didn't officially start until closer to Christmas, or three weeks after the official start of the flu season this year.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved specialty pharmaceutical company Impax Labs’ generic of GlaxoSmithKline’s Coreg CR (carvedilol phosphate) extended-release capsules.
The combined Advocate Aurora Health will and serve nearly 3 million patients, the companies said.
Rite Aid is offering three types of flu vaccines: a quadrivalent flu vaccine which offers protection against four strains of the flu; the standard trivalent vaccine; and FLUAD, a trivalent vaccine.
PharMerica serves the long-term care, hospital pharmacy management services, specialty home infusion and oncology pharmacy markets.
Though healthcare spending grew to make up 17.9% as a share of gross domestic product, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services note in a new Health Affairs article that its growth slowed down in 2016.