June 17, 2010

Though Drug Store News is a leader among trade publications for the retail pharmacy industry,...

June 13, 2010

In the seemingly intractable battle waged by doctors and pharmacists to get patients to take...

June 6, 2010

Not long ago, one could become a pharmacist with a bachelor’s degree. Today, going into...

June 2, 2010

Trumpeting a positive trend in medication adherence rates for patients, health and drug distribution giant...

May 20, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores has praised a New York Times article that...

May 16, 2010

Last issue I wrote about the 9-in.-by-12-in. box on my desk, in which I keep...

May 10, 2010

CVS Caremark has launched a new program, Pharmacy Advisor, which is aimed at strengthening pharmacy...

May 6, 2010

Of all the cells in the big organism known as health care, pharmacy is the...

May 4, 2010

The value of pharmacy in medication adherence was emphasized in the newest issue of Health...

April 28, 2010

A recent study by CVS Caremark and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield looked at e-prescribing...

April 22, 2010

Underscoring the vital role that pharmacists play in the U.S. healthcare system are the findings...

April 15, 2010

Taking medications is like doing household chores or getting called for jury duty: Everybody would...

April 12, 2010

Some patients stop taking their prescribed medications because they think it interferes with personal priorities...

April 8, 2010

An article published in the New England Journal of Medicine underscored the importance of medication...

April 8, 2010

The fact that CVS Caremark presented research highlighting the benefits that pharmacy benefit management tools...

April 6, 2010

Research from CVS Caremark demonstrated the positive impact of various tools available to pharmacy benefit...

March 21, 2010

Diabetics who are less inclined to seek help with managing their condition are at increased...

March 15, 2010

AssistMed and Definitive Homecare Solutions plan to make AssistMed’s patient adherence and disease-management software available...

March 11, 2010

With health reform standing at a crossroad, the pharmacy industry no doubt is keeping full-court...

March 10, 2010

Most employers consider managing costs a top priority in 2010, according to CVS Caremark’s annual...

March 4, 2010

CVS Caremark’s Behavior Change Research Partnership with several leading universities is likely to yield some...

March 4, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores’ campaign to raise awareness of pharmacy’s role in...

March 1, 2010

CVS Caremark is enlisting the help of academic leaders from several leading universities to develop...

February 24, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores released Wednesday a position paper that emphasizes community...