October 12, 2010

A panel of healthcare thought leaders has concluded that a recent IRS rule change requiring...

October 11, 2010

The Medicare prescription drug benefit continues to enjoy strong support among the country’s seniors, according...

October 10, 2010

A new push to crack down on the massive and costly fraud and abuse that...

October 5, 2010

The National Community Pharmacists Association is urging the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to...

October 4, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores commended the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services...

October 4, 2010

Shortly after Walmart and Humana announced that they would offer a Medicare Part D prescription...

October 1, 2010

Walmart and Humana on Friday unveiled a new Medicare Part D prescription drug offering designed to help both companies gain market share and save money for those enrolled in the program ...

September 30, 2010

The independent pharmacy industry is crying foul over a new plan by Walmart and insurance...

September 30, 2010

Launching a pre-emptive campaign to capture a major share of the Medicare prescription market, Walmart...

September 26, 2010

As I write this column, it’s the final Super Tuesday primaries in eight states, including...

September 22, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a manufacturing plan for a drug to treat...

September 22, 2010

The independent pharmacy and pharmacy benefit management industries both praised new efforts by Congress and...

September 21, 2010

Newt Gingrich, former House speaker and founder of the Center for Health Transformation, unveiled a...

September 21, 2010

Teva filed a complaint against a generic drug maker this week, asserting four patents for...

September 14, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores on Wednesday issued a statement to the House...

September 12, 2010

When President Barack Obama signed an emergency federal spending bill Aug. 13, it gave cash-strapped...

September 12, 2010

Starting Monday, K-V Pharmaceutical will ship its first product since it withdrew several products in...

September 8, 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services on Sept. 8 unveiled CuidadoDeSalud.gov, a website designed to...

September 6, 2010

The recently installed head of the federal Medicare program is pushing hard to promote new...

September 2, 2010

National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO Steve Anderson and National Community Pharmacists...

August 30, 2010

More than 1 million Medicare beneficiaries have received prescription drug cost relief through the Affordable...

August 25, 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services on Wednesday expanded Medicare coverage of evidence-based tobacco-cessation...

August 24, 2010

Retail prices of branded prescription drugs went up by 8.3% in 2009, according to an...

August 24, 2010

More than 3 million older Americans may have to switch to a different Medicare drug...