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. 

August 2, 2016

Ateb and PQS will work together to provide access to patients that they identify as outliers, which will allow the pharmacies to engage those patients and provide any clinical interventions necessary.

August 2, 2016

There’s no question that wearables are a health-tracking trend that will continue to gain traction.

August 2, 2016

The one common denominator that will bring into focus all future visions on what retail pharmacy will look like 10 years from now is secure connectivity and big data.

August 2, 2016

Under the partnership agreement, Innovation will be able to integrate its high-volume pharmacy systems with IMA’s Model 340-DRS EKC Automatic Pill Counter.

August 2, 2016

Wearables are beginning to gain purchase consideration and traction among all millennials.

August 2, 2016

In the next 10 years, the retail landscape will look and feel much different than it does today. And primary care services will migrate to the retail arena, suggested Kantar's Bryan Gildenberg during a two-day drug channel workshop in May.

August 2, 2016

With medication nonadherence estimated to cost the U.S. healthcare system anywhere between $100 billion and $300 billion dollars, pharmacy technology companies are looking to create tools that pharmacists can implement to help patients be more adherent.

August 2, 2016

As interest in telehealth options increases, so too does the diversification of the services offered through telehealth providers. Both patients and telehealth companies are looking at behavioral health as the next frontier in remote care.

August 2, 2016

PricewaterhouseCooper’s Health Research institute found that 60% of patients would be willing to use their mobile device for a physician visit. he increased interest in telehealth comes as Mordor Intelligence projects the industry will be worth more than $34 billion by 2020.

July 21, 2016

Theranos on Thursday named two new executives who will lead the company’s regulatory, quality and compliance efforts and will report to Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes.

July 21, 2016

Updox Pharmacy Connect is a care coordination suite that helps pharmacists exchange secure messages with physicians, receive transitions of care and engage patients.

July 15, 2016

A new report from Transparency Market Research is highlighting the projected growth of the pharmacy automation industry, which it says will see a compound annual growth rate of 7.3% between 2012 and 2018.

July 14, 2016

Kramm was 55 years old, and he is survived by his wife, Shelly, and his daughters, Sarah Spund and Hadley Kramm. His daughter Hadley was the impetus behind developing medication flavor additives. 

July 8, 2016

The announcement builds on NACDS’ recent extension of a national tour for another training program of promise for public health: a train-the-trainer program for administering point-of-care testing in community pharmacies.