November 4, 2010

That Medicare doesn’t universally cover the use of retail clinics — and even create a...

November 2, 2010

A Walgreens distribution center in Mt. Vernon, Ill., has opened an employee wellness center, which...

October 26, 2010

U.S. Marshals earlier this month seized articles of prescription and over-the-counter drug products from Tri-Med...

October 24, 2010

With strong support from pharmacy leaders, Congress is moving to shut down prescription medication abuse...

October 24, 2010

Some say it cheapens patient care and reduces quality. The nation’s fourth-biggest pharmacy retailer and...

October 20, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a Mylan generic drug for Parkinson’s disease, Mylan...

October 14, 2010

A plan by health insurer Humana and Walmart to offer a cheap prescription drug plan...

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...