The Arthritis Foundation on Monday realigned its strategic focus to better aligned with consumer advocacy.
The Consumer Pain Advocacy Task Force recently requested the Department of Health and Human Services to begin the budget process for its National Pain Strategy to speed implementation.
HealthPrize Technologies and MeadWestvaco announced plans to collaborate to provide a program to pharmaceutical companies, pharmacy chains and the patients they serve.
Dave Wendland, VP and member of the owners group at Hamacher Resource Group, will present, “Understanding Independent Pharmacy Shoppers,” at the upcoming QS/1 Customer Conference.
NACDS emphasized the need for a comprehensive solution that combats prescription drug abuse while preserving legitimate patient access to medications.
The National Community Pharmacists Association has expressed its endorsement of The Ensuring Seniors Access to Local Pharmacies Act, S. 1190.
Rite Aid on Wednesday announced a joint venture with clinic partner MultiCare Health System.
The Council for Responsible Nutrition will host a webinar for health professionals on the appropriate recommendations behind several popular herbal supplements.
A new poll finds that while most healthcare executives support value-based reimbursement, few would abandon fee-for-service entirely.
Interush Media on Monday released the new iHealthScience formulation called Nerush, a protein supplement drink mix.
Baby laundry detergent brand Dreft is expanding its product lineup to align with every baby life stage, from toddlerhood and beyond.
PrescribeWellness has inked a strategic partnership with ScopiaRx, a cloud-based services company that identifies drug-related risks in patients taking multiple medications.
Omron Healthcare on Tuesday launched a new blood pressure monitor and scale featuring telehealth connectivity.
HealthSpot has unveiled version 2.0 of its software to facilitate web-based telehealth visits that feature a remote exam with high-definition video-conferencing.
Camber Pharmaceuticals on Friday announced the launch of famciclovir tablets in 125-, 250- and 500-mg dosage strengths.
The Food and Drug Administration is calling for safety and efficacy data on OTC monographed antiseptics.
Kmart pharmacies are implementing Pharmacy Quality Solutions' EQuIPP information-management platform.
CVS Health’s MinuteClinic enjoyed double-digit gains in first quarter revenues as its telehealth pilot receives high marks.
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores expresses support of the 21st Century Cures Initiative to accelerate the discovery, development and delivery process of lifesaving new drug treatments for patients.
NBTY and Vitamin Angels send much-needed nutritional supplements to victims of Nepal earthquake.
American physician survey finds that Americans are lacking the tools to fight chronic disease.
Pharmacy Quality Alliance testing COPD adherence measure.
For the second year in a row, CVS Health is teaming up with the American Lung Association to help beat lung cancer with a national in-store fundraising campaign to support Lung Force.
Cardinal Health CEO says recent acquisitions show great promise for Cardinal future.
Pfizer survey finds that consumers reach for OTCs in taking ownership of their own health.