July 5, 2016

The Most Valuable Pharmacy award is given by the Independent Pharmacy Cooperative to recognize a pharmacy in the cooperative that is engaged and uses a vast array of its programs and contracts.

July 5, 2016

For the quarter, the company saw revenues of $723.6 million — a 1.6% rise over the same quarter last year that it attributes to overall market growth and the expansion of its franchised store network.

July 1, 2016

Fortune recently released its list of the 100 best workplaces for millennials, which takes into account some 88,000 millennials surveyed across more than 600 companies that have been certified as a Great Place to Work, and three grocers were on the list. 

July 1, 2016

The settlement that was overturned had been approved by a judge in 2013, and was the result of a 2005 lawsuit brought by 19 retailers and trade associations but 10 of the plaintiffs, including all of the associations, rejected the settlement when it was unveiled in 2012. 

July 1, 2016

Cardinal Health will introduce a number of new tools at this year’s Cardinal Health RBC that are designed to energize the front-end of an independent pharmacy’s footprint. Because one of the big challenges facing community pharmacy on the front-end is price perception, Cardinal Health is working with their supplier partners on temporary price reduction promotions and end-cap displays to increase consumer awareness around the complete value community pharmacists can bring to the market.

July 1, 2016

Once again, Cardinal Health will offer RBC attendees the opportunity to learn more about the more than 30 solutions available to support their business within the 22,175-sq.-ft. Cardinal Health Showcase booth located on the tradeshow floor.  The showcase is divided into three key areas that support the three Community Pharmacy Advantage pillars offered by Cardinal Health.

July 1, 2016

Cardinal Health RBC will host an eccentric keynote speaker as part of its closing session on Saturday, July 23 — just before attendees head home to implement all of the new tools they gained at this year’s conference in Chicago. Author, speaker, entrepreneur and graffiti artist, Erik Wahl comes to the Windy City with a reputation for getting business leaders to “unthink” everything they’ve ever thought about their customers and patients, recasting their focus to inspire new opportunities and reinvigorate business operations.

July 1, 2016
Humira was first approved in 2003, and has since been approved in more than 90 countries. 
July 1, 2016

Cardinal Health has been strategically focusing on reaching family caregivers with several pharmacy solutions and, recently, a caregiver panel at Cardinal Health RBC 2016. Drug Store News had the opportunity to talk to Christi Pedra, SVP marketing and consumer solutions at Cardinal Health, about the upcoming caregiver panel.

July 1, 2016

With CMS Star ratings becoming more important with the focus on value-driven care, Drug Store News spoke with Myles Hoover, VP marketing and customer solutions at Cardinal Health, about the solutions the wholesaler is offering its independent community pharmacy owners to help them stay ahead.

July 1, 2016
The company’s new behavioral health solution also includes a real-time assessment and scoring tools for patients and providers and access to them using the app on a smartphone or tablet, via telephone or on myidealdoctor.com. 
July 1, 2016
NACDS and NCPA urged the Senate committee to adopt the House’s position in its version of the National Defense Authorization Act , which does not include provisions that would increase TRICARE copays, arguing that higher copays can have detrimental effects on patient health and federal spending. 
 
July 1, 2016

Independent pharmacies are increasingly in need of new ways to improve patient outcomes. Drug Store News recently spoke to Jacqueline Gleason, director of Network Strategy & Business Development – MTM Performance & Outcomes at Cardinal Health, to hear about how NMSOAP participation can help pharmacists improve patient health, while expanding their pharmacies' clinical services offerings.

July 1, 2016

From business development and business strategy to financial planning and networking, Cardinal Health is dedicated to being a strategic partner on the path to community pharmacy ownership. From students to current owners to new owners ready to buy, sell or franchise a community pharmacy, Cardinal Health offers solutions designed to help at each stage of the ownership journey. Drug Store News sat down with three key Cardinal Health leaders driving community pharmacy ownership initiatives to learn more.

July 1, 2016

OutcomesMTM, one of the newest companies of Cardinal Health, will be on hand at Cardinal Health RBC 2016 to share information and answer questions from attendees about its solutions for pharmacists who want to incorporate clinical services into their pharmacies as a way to help patients lead healthy lives.

July 1, 2016
"They are one of the fastest growing private companies and their unique and innovative products are a great complement to our portfolio of trusted brands," SC Johnson CEO and chairman Fisk Johnson said.
July 1, 2016

In this month’s blog entry, Change Healthcare’s Deborah Roberts offers tips for pharmacies on how to prepare for and get through a Medicare Part B audit. 

June 30, 2016

Ben & Jerry's is ringing in the Fourth of July holiday and National Ice Cream Month with a variety of new flavors.

June 30, 2016
Epclusa, which treats all genotypes of hepatitis C, received Priority Review and Breakthrough Therapy designations from the FDA.
June 30, 2016
Serial health care entrepreneur Rick Lee is now the company’s CEO, following his spearheading a buyout of MeYou Health backed by Ballast Point Ventures, Blue Shield of California, and several prominent individual investors. 
June 30, 2016

Moberg Pharma has signed an agreement to acquire U.S. OTC brands New Skin, Fiber Choice and PediaCare from Prestige Brands, Inc.

June 30, 2016

Paris Hilton is leveraging the popularity of her fragrances around the world by launching a 20th scent.

June 30, 2016

Toohey is the former president and CEO of the Semiconductor Industry Association, where he oversaw that industry’s federal advocacy, international trade and technology programs, as well as a veteran of PhRMA’s advocacy team. 

June 30, 2016

Upsher-Smith has received the award four times in the past six years, and it was one of 12 DIANA award winners honored at the HAD’s 2016 Business and Leadership Conference held in Colorado Springs, Colo. on June 13.