November 14, 2010

Humana and Wal-Mart Stores on Monday announced that Mary Lee Reinscheld became the first Medicare...

November 14, 2010

In an effort to help seniors navigate changes in Medicare Part D plans, Walgreens is...

November 11, 2010

Retail pharmacies scored a big victory in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services rule,...

November 11, 2010

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores and the National Community Pharmacists Association heralded the...

November 9, 2010

Rite Aid on Wednesday announced its pharmacists have been prepared to assist seniors during the...

November 4, 2010

Under the Affordable Care Act, the average savings for those enrolled in traditional Medicare is...

November 4, 2010

The Board of Trustees of the American Medical Association and Michael Maves, AMA EVP and...

November 4, 2010

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

October 31, 2010

The DR Doctor On-Premises Walk-In Medical Care clinics, which are located within select Duane Reade...

October 24, 2010

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

October 24, 2010

Independent pharmacies in 2009 generally were able to withstand the pummeling of a major recession,...

October 24, 2010

Some say it cheapens patient care and reduces quality. The nation’s fourth-biggest pharmacy retailer and...

October 14, 2010

A plan by health insurer Humana and Walmart to offer a cheap prescription drug plan...

October 11, 2010

The Medicare prescription drug benefit continues to enjoy strong support among the country’s seniors, according...

October 10, 2010

The chain pharmacy lobby is urging Congress to delay a plan by federal health officials...

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...

October 4, 2010

Shortly after Walmart and Humana announced that they would offer a Medicare Part D prescription...

October 3, 2010

The association dedicated to the nation's independent pharmacies is expanding with a new division dedicated...

October 1, 2010

Walmart and Humana on Friday unveiled a new Medicare Part D prescription drug offering designed to help both companies gain market share and save money for those enrolled in the program ...

September 30, 2010

The independent pharmacy industry is crying foul over a new plan by Walmart and insurance...

September 30, 2010

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

September 26, 2010

As I write this column, it’s the final Super Tuesday primaries in eight states, including...