12/11/2017 - 10:47am

The company was allowed to launch its generic on Dec. 11, as part of a patent infringement settlement it reached with Pfizer in 2013. 

12/08/2017 - 2:28pm

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.

12/08/2017 - 1:20pm
12/08/2017 - 12:56pm

The combined Advocate Aurora Health will and serve nearly 3 million patients, the companies said.

12/08/2017 - 12:34pm

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.

12/08/2017 - 12:16pm

PharMerica serves the long-term care, hospital pharmacy management services, specialty home infusion and oncology pharmacy markets.

12/07/2017 - 4:07pm
Healthcare distributor AmerisourceBergen has reaffirmed its commitment to ongoing supply chain safeguards and announced plans to build partnerships in an effort fight opioid abuse and diversion.
 
12/07/2017 - 3:13pm

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.

12/06/2017 - 2:45pm

The flu season last week crossed the seasonal threshold established by CDC as 2.3% of national patient visits were due to influenza-like illness. This percentage is above the national baseline of 2.2%.