November 4, 2010

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

October 24, 2010

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

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...

September 30, 2010

Due to the nation’s deep recession, states experienced rapid growth in their Medicaid enrollment and...

September 30, 2010

Launching a pre-emptive campaign to capture a major share of the Medicare prescription market, Walmart...

September 22, 2010

The independent pharmacy and pharmacy benefit management industries both praised new efforts by Congress and...

September 15, 2010

More money is flowing from the federal stimulus coffers to states as the White House...

September 14, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores on Wednesday issued a statement to the House...

September 14, 2010

A new study released Wednesday by the American Lung Association, and conducted by researchers at...

September 12, 2010

When President Barack Obama signed an emergency federal spending bill Aug. 13, it gave cash-strapped...

September 9, 2010

It’s about time....

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 25, 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services on Wednesday expanded Medicare coverage of evidence-based tobacco-cessation...

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

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

August 9, 2010

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

August 5, 2010

Once again, the Democratic Party and the Obama administration are taking point on a relief...

August 4, 2010

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

July 22, 2010

The evidence keeps piling up....

July 21, 2010

A reported excess of a quarter billion dollars is a good case for increasing use...