February 1, 2010

The National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureaus last week issued two...

February 1, 2010

A new Kaiser Family Foundation poll issued late last month found that Americans are divided...

January 31, 2010

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association on Saturday announced a legislative line for consumers to call...

January 31, 2010

Electronic prescribing platform provider Surescripts said Monday that Paul Uhrig, the company’s general counsel, EVP...

January 31, 2010

With the defeat of Democrat Martha Coakley by Republican Scott Brown in the race to fill the seat of late Massachusetts Sen. Ted Kennedy, and the loss of the Democrats’ filibuster-proof majority in the Senate, the healthcare-reform bill stands on a knife’s edge. And how will pharmacies be reimbursed for dispensing generic drugs to Medicaid and Medicare patients if a health overhaul bill fails to pass? These topics, along with the issue of patent settlements vexing the branded and generic drug industries and a new GAO study showing that drug costs are soaring, are explored in depth in the latest installment of the ECRM Generics report.

January 31, 2010

Watson Pharmaceuticals and HRA Pharma have signed a deal whereby Watson will become the commercial...

January 28, 2010

The news that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida is wading into the retail landscape...

January 28, 2010

Coty announced on Thursday a collective donation of $100,000 to two humanitarian organizations involved in...

January 28, 2010

In a letter to Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-Mass., the National Community Pharmacists Association’s chief executive...

January 28, 2010

Was the massive effort by the White House and congressional Democrats to overhaul the nation’s...

January 27, 2010

A healthcare services company Wednesday reported positive second-quarter results....

January 27, 2010

Following President Obama's State of the Union Address to Congress and a response from Gov....

January 27, 2010

The nation's leading healthcare accreditation and education organization has issued a call for entries for...

January 26, 2010

A pharmacy benefit manager is gearing up to create a new independent, nonprofit charitable organization...

January 25, 2010

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, has contracted with Blue Cross Blue...

January 25, 2010

Senate Finance Committee chair Max Baucus, D-Mont., and ranking member Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, have sent...

January 25, 2010

Daniel Vasella will step down as CEO of Novartis to focus on his position as...

January 24, 2010

BioScrip will acquire a home infusion services provider that specializes in chronic and acute medical...

January 24, 2010

New York Gov. David Paterson hopes to put an end to gifts from drug companies...

January 24, 2010

A Midwestern supermarket operator and distributor has reached an agreement with a labor union over...

January 21, 2010

Dr. Fresh, a maker of personal care products, is donating 50,000 Infectiguard surgical face masks...

January 21, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration’s chief executive, commissioner Margaret Hamburg, will provide the keynote address...

January 21, 2010

Four Mississippi legislators earlier this month added the Magnolia State as one of those states...

January 21, 2010

Locally owned and operated Navarro Discount Pharmacies and its employees and customers are joining forces...