April 7, 2017

StarWellness Med Sync Certification is an online course empowering pharmacies to build and manage more patient relationships, improve operating efficiency and grow revenue while addressing the major issue of medication adherence.

April 6, 2017

The company is targeting front store, retail pharmacy and specialty operations, including rolling out beer and wine and committing to a major upgrade in its cosmetics assortment. 

April 3, 2017
The National Health Coalition is a group of pharmacy-based retail healthcare facilities that share their patients’ healthcare data with retail healthcare facilities and other providers. 
March 29, 2017

As part of the investment higi has acquired EveryMove, a pioneer in consumer health engagement that delivers incentives to health plan members to reduce costs and improve outcomes.

March 29, 2017

QuickFire Challenge winners will receive grants totaling up to $200,000, entrance to a Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS facility and/or mentoring from Johnson & Johnson Innovation.

March 28, 2017
Mark Doerr joins the former Change Healthcare company from Giant Eagle, where he oversaw pharmacy enterprise solutions, merchandising, managed care and specialty for the company’s more than 200 pharmacies.
March 17, 2017

OmniSYS, a medical claims billing, Medicare compliance and pharmacy patient engagement solutions company is bringing voiceTech and its Fusion-Rx platform into its suite of pharmacy solutions with a recent acquisition. 

March 16, 2017

Binghamton students that select this elective rotation will spend six weeks working side-by-side with Innovation senior team members with a specific focus on learning effective management and leadership skills in an outpatient pharmacy operations environment.

March 16, 2017

Using radio frequency ID, this patented system easily converts existing the hangup bag will-call system to a highly efficient, automated light guided will call.

March 7, 2017

In collaboration with Sonoco, the company developed a qualified, upright refrigerated unit that easily fits into almost any cooler, without exposing the products to ambient conditions.

March 2, 2017

The new company is named Change Healthcare and combines substantially all of CHC’s business and the majority of McKesson Technology Solutions.

March 1, 2017

Company adds customer-inspired features designed to further increase productivity and prescription throughput at central fill pharmacy sites. 

February 14, 2017

Tech utilizes LED lights to illuminate the prescription in the drawer where it’s kept, limiting the amount of time a pharmacist will spend looking for a filled prescription.

February 14, 2017

The new product is intended to assist pharmacists in improving their patients’ medication adherence.

February 8, 2017
The two companies are working with commercial health insurers, digital health providers, manufacturers and the government to bring tools for diabetes prevention and management to pharmacy customers. 
February 2, 2017

Since it launched its ScripTalk audible labels, En-Vision America has worked to make prescription labels more accessible for patients who might be visually impaired and thus require an audible label, larger print label or Braille label. And this year, the company is expanding its accessibility by offering label translations into 17 languages.

February 2, 2017

Increasingly, pharmacies are turning to automation as a way to increase efficiency and free up their pharmacists — employing everything from lower-cost, in-store automation to sophisticated robotics systems that help make central fill operations more efficient and reduce dispensing costs.

February 2, 2017

Product intended to help pharmacies increase profits outside of the annual Medicare enrollment period.

February 2, 2017

DSN associate editor David Salazar examines the state of the pharmacy industry, including generics, automation and technology, in this multi-page report.

 

January 26, 2017

McKesson reported revenues of $50.1 billion, up 5%, for the third quarter ended Dec. 31.

January 23, 2017

Terry Cater has worked in the chain drug, supermarket, drug wholesaling and healthcare technology sectors over the course of his career, most recently serving as director of pharmacy at Safeway Pharmacies and Save Mart Stores in California

January 20, 2017

The new headquarters will bring the company's manufacturing, distribution and corporate offices under one roof for the first time since 2007.

January 18, 2017

iMedicare has provided savings to 315,398 patients at more than 5,000 pharmacies, saving an average of $1,150 in prescription costs. 

January 17, 2017

“This transition to the cloud continues our commitment to invest in technology solutions that help streamline care management,” stated Nilo Mehrabian, VP product management at McKesson Health Solutions.