December 7, 2010

New York — Given the high costs of medication nonadherence to the healthcare system and its responsibility for numerous hospitalizations every year, a number of companies have devised means to combat the problem. One pharmacy benefit manager is doing it online.


November 1, 2010

Pharmacy benefit manager Medco Health Solutions had sales of $16.3 billion, including $2.9 billion from...

October 24, 2010

Health care’s lumbering shift to electronic prescribing and health information technology has been a long...

October 14, 2010

When a patient isn’t showing a response to a medication, a common tactic the doctor...

August 15, 2010

Pharmacy benefit manager Medco Health Solutions will acquire medical affairs company United BioSource Corp. for...

August 3, 2010

Drugstore.com on Tuesday announced the extension through 2018 of its strategic alliance with Medco Health...

July 7, 2010

In honor of its dedication to driving the adoption of e-prescribing technology in Michigan, the...

June 21, 2010

The much-discussed plan by the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service to end Saturday delivery has drawn...

June 7, 2010

Pharmacy benefit manager Medco Health Solutions has received a nod for its home care and...

June 6, 2010

The class of drugs known as long-acting beta agonists can provide many benefits to patients...

June 3, 2010

Pharmacy benefit manager Medco Health Solutions has a new advertising campaign to attract patients to...

May 19, 2010

Prescription spending for chronic medications used by children increased 10.8% in 2009, 5% of which...

May 11, 2010

CVS Caremark chairman, president and CEO Tom Ryan has announced that he will retire as...

May 10, 2010

Nearly one-third of patients with asthma are taking their medications in a way that puts...

April 22, 2010

Efforts by retail pharmacies and pharmacy groups to spur the adoption of electronic-prescribing technology among...

March 7, 2010

A pharmacy benefit manager has scored a top spot in the healthcare category in a...

February 28, 2010

American retail pharmacy continued its slow but inexorable journey into the 21st century in 2009...

January 13, 2010

Two independent community pharmacy advocates are urging Congress to consider more practical alternatives to legislation...

January 10, 2010

As anticipated, CVS Caremark has named a new president for its PBM business. The company’s...

January 10, 2010

CVS Caremark last month named a new president for its PBM business. The company’s selection...

January 10, 2010

With cardiovascular disease being the top killer of American men and women, a lot of...

December 10, 2009

PricewaterhouseCoopers’ report that the personalized medicine market will grow 11% per year is just another...

October 25, 2009

Walgreens is mulling the sale of its 15-year-old Walgreens Health Initiatives pharmacy benefit management division,...