November 14, 2017

Hy-Vee said its telepharmacies offer patients a direct line to pharmacists and can process prescriptions similarly to how a retail pharmacy would do so.

November 10, 2017

Ohio’s prescription drug management program now has Appriss Health’s NarxCare analytics and patient support platform, in addition to its PMP Gateway within workflow for pharmacists and prescribers. 

November 9, 2017
IQVIA also announced that its client solutions would be powered by the IQVIA CORE, which it says allows the company to offer customized solutions for its clients using advanced analytics and extensive industry knowledge.
November 1, 2017

The SynMed Ultra contains two levels that allow it to fill single dose cards while simultaneously filling multi-dose cards on the other. 

 

October 25, 2017

Experts from LexisNexis Risk Solutions - Health Care outline the ways patient demographic data can help pharmacists predicts potential obstacles to patient adherence, and how doing so can help improve outcomes. 

October 16, 2017

The companies said the partnership would help improve decision-making abilities for patients and their care teams — including physicians, pharmacists and payers.

October 13, 2017

FlavoRx SVP marketing Chad Baker talked to Drug Store News about how the company helps pharmacies make medication more palatable for children and makes it easy for pharmacists to flavor medication by integrating it into existing reconstitution workflow. 

October 12, 2017

 In the newly created position, Joe Willaman will work with regional chains to highlight the benefits of Smith Drug’s products and services.

October 10, 2017

VerifyRx lets pharmacies use the real-time connectivity of eRx Network and LexisNexis’ provider validation service on more than 8.5 million providers.

October 9, 2017

DURHAM, N.C. — Member-owned pharmacy cooperative American Associated Pharmacies has entered a group purchasing agreement with pharmacy technology company Parata Systems, the companies announced Monday.

October 6, 2017

Fusion is designed to go beyond being a customer relationship management platform, bringing together technologies with workflows customized for patients support services, and offering a proprietary advanced data model to create a personalized experience, the company said.

October 5, 2017

The ranking, published in the Maclean’s October issue and on CanadianBusiness.com, ranks 500 Canadian businesses based on their five-year revenue growth. Synergy Medical made the 2017 Profit 500 with five-year revenue growth of 78%.

October 4, 2017

The ScriptPath Prescription Schedule looks to meet the needs of the 50% of patients who report confusion about how and when to take their medications, as well as patients with complex prescription regimens. 

September 26, 2017

LexisNexis Health Care’s Bobbie Riley writes about the importance of properly identifying patients picking up opioid prescriptions, and how technology can make the step easier for pharmacists, as well as an opportunity to build a patient relationship. 

September 22, 2017

Temptime VP global customer development Christopher Caulfield spoke with Drug Store News about how the company’s tools helps pharmacies deliver value to patients and the healthcare system. 

September 21, 2017

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.

September 21, 2017

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. 

September 21, 2017

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. 

September 20, 2017

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. 

September 20, 2017
Offering a more comprehensive approach to patient care is essential for community pharmacies as they continue to seek ways to be part of a broad-based, team-focused patient care solution — and leveraging patient data to improve patient care is one way pharmacies are delivering on this approach.
September 20, 2017

Drug Store News spoke with ScriptPro president and CEO Mike Coughlin to discusss how his company works to help pharmacists tackle the various time-consuming elements of the job in order to facilitate quality patient interactions

September 19, 2017

CVS Health is poised to boost its health innovation efforts in response to a rapid-fire series of marketplace changes. Much of the focus will center on embracing emerging health trends — from connected health technology to DNA testing.

September 19, 2017

In an era of collaborative and accountable care, outcomes-based reimbursement models, rising prescription volumes, a shrinking pool of primary care physicians and urgent cost-cutting imperatives, pharmacy retailers and their technology vendors are more closely linked than ever. 

September 19, 2017

Drug Store News spoke with QS/1 interface market analyst Crystal Ratliff about how pharmacists can leverage the company's offerings to better provide care to their patients.