January 22, 2016
The goal of the partnership is to increase delivery of messages about the importance of adherence, reduce prescription abandonment and build brand awareness and loyalty at point of sale. 
January 21, 2016

BD is teaming with Silicon Valley’s Singularity University to identify and foster potential solutions that bring together medical technology and information technology to make medical devices smarter and more able to address global healthcare problems. 

January 21, 2016

Shark Tank style competition in a class at the Keck Graduate Institute School of Pharmacy is encouraging students to develop tech solutions for the pharmacy. 

January 20, 2016

As a part of their new enhancements, PrescribeWellness is now offering their customers the use of text reminders to patients with prescriptions ready for pick-up and patients with pre-set appointments.

January 15, 2016
MDLive phone consultations are available around the clock, while video consultations are available between the hours of 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. every day.
January 15, 2016

Telemedicine is growing rapidly and employers are taking notice. According to a survey by global HR firm Towers Watson, 71% of employers plan to give their employees access to telemedicine in the next three years. 

January 14, 2016
Open to all community pharmacies, the Reach for the Stars town hall tour will be making 31 stops this year to address this complex topic through specific actions pharmacists can take to improve their business and patient outcomes.
 
January 13, 2016

The ePillboard system uses three digital monitors meant to be placed in three locations across the pharmacy — two in the waiting room and storefront, and one in the drive-thru window.

January 12, 2016

On Oct. 1, 2015, liability for fraudulent transactions shifted to merchants who are not EMV-compliant. 

January 8, 2016

As many as 16 Wegmans stores currently have these hearing assistance systems - at least one store in each of the six states where Wegmans operates.

January 7, 2016

Texas, in particular, may benefit from increasing access to care by way of telemedicine.

January 7, 2016

Participation in the newly created Health and Wellness Technology Accelerator is open to companies that support human wellbeing through interventions that target nutrition, physical activity, stress, sleep, alcohol and smoking cessation.

January 4, 2016
A total of 24 Republicans and 20 Democrats, including a total of 11 members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, shared their support of retail pharmacy as qualified MTM providers. 
January 4, 2016

The Challenge is part of Script Your Future, a campaign launched by the National Consumers League and partners in 2011 to combat the problem of poor medication adherence.

January 4, 2016

Overall, more than 10,000 community pharmacies nationwide provide med sync services.

December 30, 2015

DSN examines chain pharmacy, including in-depth coverage of generics, specialty pharmacy and top trends, in this multi-page report.

December 16, 2015

CVS Health shared five key innovations that are delivering value both to patients and strategic partners in growing its retail pharmacy business at its annual analyst day. 

December 16, 2015

Rite Aid is the largest chain to use EQuIPP — which allows pharmacists to see metrics and data on their patients, as well as benchmarks and Star Ratings — for its pharmacists. 

December 9, 2015

DSN examines chain pharmacy, including in-depth coverage of generics, technology, automation, prescription drug home delivery services and Web-based diabetes monitoring, in this multi-page report.

December 8, 2015

The app works by allowing users to take a photo of either their prescription bottle or a paper prescription and letting them order refills for same-day delivery.

December 7, 2015

Makeup apps and virtual makeovers are gaining traction in the mass market. The new ways to sample beauty are taking many forms, both in store and via smartphones.

December 7, 2015

Pharmacies large and small are turning to sophisticated technologies that can streamline the prescription-filling process, maximize workflow and ultimately free up pharmacists to counsel their patients.

December 7, 2015

Recent entries in the prescription delivery business have upped the ante, promising patients quicker service that fits their schedule.

December 7, 2015

Dexcom has developed Continuous Glucose Monitoring that allows patients to get a reading every five minutes via a disposable body-worn sensor that uses bluetooth technology to communicate with a hand-held monitor or smartphone.