August 17, 2017

Omnicell has introduced four enhancements to its web-based Patient Management Access Portal, aimed at helping pharmacists provide personalized care while maintaining an efficient workflow.

August 11, 2017

"Telemedicine is a $9.2 billion business," stated Kalorama publisher Bruce Carlson in the New York Times story. "The field is growing at 8% annually, nearly three times as fast as other medical devices."

August 11, 2017

Libertana is using Orbita Voice, an enterprise-grade software platform for creating and maintaining conversational voice applications for Alexa, to engage individuals in managing daily health activities.

August 9, 2017

The Every Prescription Conveyed Securely Act would mandate the e-prescribing of controlled substances under Medicare Part D. 

August 9, 2017

LexisNexis Health Care’s Bobbie Riley and Tom Suk discusses the challenges pharmacies face around credentialing, and how LexisNexis Health Care can help simplify the credentialing process.

August 9, 2017

By analyzing the robust information flowing throughout its operations, the discounter has gained a real-time view of workflow across its pharmacy, distribution centers, stores and e-commerce, according to a company blog post.

August 9, 2017

Drug Store News talked to QS/1 president Saul Factor about his industry experience and what he hopes to accomplish at the helm of the pharmacy management software provider. 

August 8, 2017

Texas-based buying group American Pharmacies partnered with FDS in an effort to help its member independent pharmacies with a comprehensive business intelligence tool to offer a deeper look at their pharmacy operations.

August 7, 2017

The company has met the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard qualifications for a secure installation and continued maintenance of payment application systems.

August 4, 2017

Through the partnership, Rx30 customers can use the Creative Pharmacist STRAND platform to Rx30 to document, communicate, and bill for the clinical services they provide, including diabetes education, chronic care management, and A1c testing. 

August 4, 2017
Matthew Pike, most recently Walgreens’ director of generic pharmaceutical purchasing,  has been named to Smith Drug’s to the newly created position of associate VP strategy, industry relations
 
August 2, 2017

The partnership will enable PDX’s pharmacy clients to see which patients are susceptible to dangerous drug interactions, allowing them to proactively coordinate with the patient and physician on the right dose and drug, the companies said.

August 1, 2017

Updox's Pharmacy Connect platform allows pharmacists to connect securely with patients to boost their engagement, as well as reach out to other members of the healthcare team, Updox said.

July 28, 2017

The technology is designed to improve patient medication adherence, one of the largest issues in health care.

July 27, 2017

“These appointments are significant steps on the path towards leadership excellence and operational excellence," stated Alan Turfe, chairman and CEO, J M Smith.

July 25, 2017

The expanded partnership will include various efforts to better coordinate patient care and provide services to support healthy outcomes for Cleveland Clinic patients in Northeast Ohio and Florida. 

July 14, 2017

The new tool is available to members of AmerisourceBergen’s pharmacy services administrative organization, Elevate Provider Network, who take advantage of its advanced features. 

July 13, 2017

The technology acquired from Medication Management systems allows for improved treatment plans by making recommendations related to pharmaceutical care for patients with multiple conditions.

July 13, 2017

The company is introducing Central Sync, which allows PrescribeWellness to reach out to both pharmacies and patients to identify, recruit and enroll patients with the most impact on a pharmacy’s adherence measures. 

July 13, 2017

Synergy Medical said that it first installed a SynMed Ultra in a Canadian central fill pharmacy in November 2015, with its first U.S. installation slated for September. 

July 11, 2017

PrescribeCare can be used to identify what interventions or services a patient would benefit from — driving such engagements as adherence monitoring and coaching, immunizations, compliance packaging, delivery and Medicare plan reviews.

July 10, 2017

Pharmacies that implement these enhancements in their McKesson pharmacy management system can improve patient medication adherence and measurement.

June 30, 2017

QS/1 is bringing its customers the Pharmacy Connect platform, which allows pharmacists to exchange patient information securely with healthcare providers and to communicate with patients, through a partnership with Updox.

June 27, 2017

J M Smith has named Saul Factor — who was most recently EVP corporate strategy at Accord Healthcare and spent 10 years with McKesson’s generics division — to head the pharmacy technology solutions company.