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...

August 19, 2010

Enactment last week of a supplemental federal spending bill gave cash-strapped states a chance to...

August 12, 2010

The U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey has ruled against drug maker...

August 12, 2010

In these times of trillion-dollar spending bills and massive deficits, $16 billion may not seem...

August 9, 2010

As elderly patients have found improved coverage of prescription drugs after enrolling in Medicare Part...

August 9, 2010

Moving rapidly to ward off at least one financial threat to millions of Americans and...

August 8, 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services will get a funding increase of $250 million...

August 4, 2010

The Senate has passed a measure to extend the federal funding level for state Medicaid...

August 1, 2010

Duane Reade has opened another walk-in medical center, this time in its flagship Union Square...

July 22, 2010

Vice President Joe Biden and the Department of Health and Human Services secretary Kathleen Sebelius...

July 20, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is moving quickly to establish a working relationship...

July 19, 2010

The leader of a group representing the nation’s pharmacy benefit managers responded to a House...

July 18, 2010

When it comes to beauty, many Latinas are “obsessed,” and while they may tend to...

July 18, 2010

The independent pharmacy lobby is hailing an agreement by Fox Insurance to begin paying overdue...

July 14, 2010

Drug maker Gilead Sciences has filed a suit against Indian generic drug maker Lupin for...

July 13, 2010

Two groups representing the nation's pharmacies are urging doctors to enroll or update their records...

July 7, 2010

Fearing that the implementation of an electronic provider enrollment program for Medicare Part B in...

July 6, 2010

Generic drug maker Caraco Pharmaceutical Labs has begun shipping azelastine ophthalmic solution in the 0.05%...

June 30, 2010

The Senate medication therapy management bill, introduced on June 29 by Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C.,...