September 7, 2016

RxMedic is looking to stay on the forefront of will-call solutions with its Automated Retrieval System, or ARS, as prescription volume increases. The company also is working to provide dispensing and storage solutions that can adapt to reduce downtime for calibration and maintenance.

September 7, 2016

Pharmacy technology company ScriptPro is positioning itself as a provider of solutions that will ease common pain points that come with increased script volume and the influx of paperwork from clinical services with two forthcoming innovations that address pharmacy documentation needs and the will-call process.

September 7, 2016
The Medication History for Panel Management uses Surescripts connectivity and relationships with PBM and pharmacies to help track and manage population health, the company said.
September 7, 2016

By now, the retail pharmacy industry knows that its place within the American healthcare landscape is changing. PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Health Research Institute has dubbed it the New Health Economy.

September 7, 2016

As pharmacy shifts its focus to outcomes and implements more clinical services, Spartanburg, S.C.-based pharmacy solutions company QS/1 knows that its latest solution will be able to assist in managing the increasing amount of documents pharmacies deal with on a daily basis.

September 7, 2016

VoicePort rebranded its PharmaPhonetics property as CLARO Pharmacy Solutions — a name change aimed at highlighting the growth the company’s offerings have seen since starting out in 2003.

September 7, 2016

Today’s health system is saddled with stark challenges. Meeting those challenges will require all health and wellness stakeholders to build a data-driven “ecosystem” that engages patients and gives doctors, pharmacists, clinicians and health plan payers the cognitive tools they need to make better decisions.

September 6, 2016

The $8 billion pharmacy automation market is helping enable the New Health Economy, and creating new opportunities to partner with retail pharmacy. In this special report, DSN examines some top technology companies.

August 31, 2016

Theranos is facing its latest crisis following its withdrawal of its request for emergency clearance of a Zika-virus blood test after federal regulators found that the company didn’t include proper patient safeguards in a study of the new test, The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter. "Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes announced Aug. 1 a new blood-testing device called miniLab that she said was designed for use outside a clinical laboratory and could run accurate tests from a few drops of blood," The Journal wrote. "But during an inspection by the FDA earlier this month, regulators concluded that Theranos had collected some data supporting the accuracy of the Zika test without implementing a patient-safety protocol approved by an institutional review board." (The Wall Street Journal)

August 23, 2016

Ateb said the measurements would enable pharmacists to increase engagement my aligning medication refills to help patients manage chronic conditions.

August 22, 2016

Ateb announced a new integration of its TIme My Meds platform with Kroll Information Systems’ network, as well as the expansion of its Raleigh, N.C. headquarters. 

August 22, 2016

QHR is expected to operate as a distinct business within the Shoppers Drug Mart division of Loblaw and QHR’s management team will be continuing in their current roles while becoming a part of Loblaw’s larger pharmacy and healthcare group.

August 22, 2016

Care Rx subscribers will now be able to bill medication therapy management (MTM) services as medical claims on a health plan level using X12 claim billing. 

August 19, 2016

The company was ranked no. 52 overall on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing privately held companies, and no. 7 in the magazine’s health category. 

August 17, 2016

The demonstration project is one of three that aim to fulfill the goals of an $800,000 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention grant to NACDS.

August 16, 2016

TCGRx’s Beacon Inventory Management System integrates with Giant Carlisle’s existing pharmacy information system, and is aimed at increasing efficiencies around inventory management and customer pickup.

August 16, 2016
Pharmacists can use Rx30 Medicare Manager to help patients identify the best Medicare plan for them based on their prescriptions, and it is aimed at making evaluating plan information easier. 
August 16, 2016

According to its 2015 National Progress Report, last year, Surescripts processed 9.7 billion secure health data transactions (a 48% increase over 2014) and processed an average of 3.8 million electronic prescriptions every day. 

 
August 10, 2016

CareTrend allows users to manage their entire workflow operations from a single dashboard that can track output and identify delays while tracking employee productivity in real time.

August 9, 2016

VoicePort on Monday introduced CLARO, a rebranding of its PharmaPhonetics suite of pharmacy solutions.

August 8, 2016

Telehealth is expected to grow tenfold, according to Walgreens' Atul Singh and MDLive's Amy Clark who led an Insight Session Monday examining the growth, benefits and future of telehealth and telemedicine.

August 5, 2016

Currently, more than 1 million patients are enrolled and actively managed by Ateb’s pharmacy partners using its Time My Meds automated medication synchronization solution. 

August 4, 2016

The integration will allow pharmacies to facilitate viewing and comparing Medicare plan options so patients can choose the best one for them during the Medicare Part D enrollment process, the companies said. 

August 3, 2016

The expansion will bring PrescribeWellness’ Medicare plan comparison software, PrescribeMedicare, to the Federation of Pharmacy Network’s network of pharmacy groups and their member pharmacies.