December 5, 2016

In an effort to contain costs and both improve and expand care, pharmacists will more and more play an integral role in healthcare, as illustrated by these five key trends identified by McKesson analysts.

December 5, 2016

With the partnership, VoicePort customers can access iMedicare’s analyses to help patients make the best decisions when choosing a Medicare Advantage or prescription drug plan. 

December 2, 2016

Small chain pharmacies can benefit from McKesson's new central fill offering through increased efficiencies, reduced costs and a greater focus on patient care.

November 29, 2016
The $41 million deal will bring Ateb’s Time My Meds medication synchronization tool and its pharmacy-based patient care solutions into Omnicell’s portfolio. 
November 29, 2016

Among the participants at the MTM and Medication Adherence Innovations Summit was QS/1 market analyst senior manager Ed Vess, who offered input into pharmacy’s role in medication management and improving patient outcomes. 

November 21, 2016

Ateb’s partnership with Improved Patient Outcomes will bring IPO’s behavioral solutions across 90 disease states into Ateb’s online Patient Management Access Portal. 

November 18, 2016
The companies said the aim of the partnership is to help pharmacies better manage Medicare patients who would benefit from pharmacist intervention. 
November 16, 2016

Cardiff University in October found that smartphone apps could offer patients with Type 2 diabetes a highly effective method of self-managing their condition.

November 16, 2016

This summer, the American Diabetes Association partnered with IBM Watson Health to bring together the cognitive computing power of Watson and the Association’s vast repository of clinical and research data.

November 16, 2016

Diabetics are most adherent around meal times, especially during breakfast and toward the beginning of the week, according to a review of Medisafe’s more than 160,000 diabetes patients who utilize its adherence tool in an effort to better manage the condition.

November 15, 2016

FamilyWize's new emRxcel product integrates its prescription drug savings program with electronic medical records. With emRxcel, a FamilyWize discount can be automatically included with a patient’s prescription through the EMR.

November 15, 2016

PharmaSmart International, a leading manufacturer of validated health screening kiosks and digital health services, announced Tuesday that its DataSmart Health Database now houses results from over 50 million individual biometric screening sessions. 

November 14, 2016

Health Care Service Corporation has launched a multi-phase program called Pharmacists Adding Value and Expertise in collaboration with Jewel-Osco, Safeway and Albertsons Pharmacies in Illinois, Montana and New Mexico, as well as with the Texas Pharmacist Association.

November 14, 2016

McKesson's EnterpriseRx 7.0 facilitates a closer connection between pharmacists and their patients through expanded patient communication.

November 7, 2016

The Propeller platform works to help patients better understand asthma and COPD and help improve the symptoms and outcomes of chronic respiratory diseases. 

November 3, 2016
Through a new partnership, PrescribeWellness will be PSAO Arete Pharmacy Network’s preferred patient communications and medication synchronization provider. 
 
November 2, 2016

Ateb recently convened its Community Pharmacy Advisory Board in an effort to foster through leadership about the issues facing community pharmacy and suggesting solutions that would drive profitability. 

November 2, 2016
During open enrollment week, PrescribeWellness’s community pharmacy partners will have free access to the PrescribeMedicare platform to help patients compare plans. 
October 28, 2016
QS/1’s PrimeCare is the first pharmacy management system to interface with Therap. 
 
October 27, 2016

According to the Department of Health and Human Services, the physician shortage could reach as high as a shortage of 20,000 primary care physicians by 2020.

October 26, 2016
LAS VEGAS — In a move aimed at addressing the two challenges of discovering new options for treatment and improving chronic disease management, Teva and IBM on Wednesday announced an expansion of their e-health alliance, with both projects running on the IBM Watson Health Cloud.   
October 18, 2016

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.

October 17, 2016

ClaimsXten’s Policy Management Module us a single-rule framework that users can then layer into multiple policies, providing an enterprise foundation for streamlining creation, deployment and maintenance of a variety of policies and edits.

October 14, 2016

Smith Drug Co.’s offerings include a specialty-at-retail network, an intuitive ordering system, a generics formulary, consulting solutions and more, all under the HealthWise Pharmacy umbrella.