August 21, 2017

The company has reached a settlement of patent litigation with AstraZeneca, allowing for its store brand capsules to launch at the end of next month.

August 21, 2017

Retired Gen. Colin Powell shared thoughts and experiences from his 50-year career in public service, including military and diplomatic posts spanning four presidential administrations and the founding and leadership of the youth-focused America’s Promise Alliance, with attendees of the Business Program at NACDS TSE.

August 21, 2017

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores bestowed its Harold W. Pratt Award to Jim Hunter, VP of supplier services at QuintilesIMS, during the Business Program at  NACDS Total Store Expo in San Diego on Sunday morning.

August 21, 2017

The two companies will work to expand access to community-based diabetes prevention programs at retail pharmacies and grocery stores nationwide.

August 18, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat patients with all major genotypes of chronic hepatitis C infection with cirrhosis or with compensated cirrhosis.

August 18, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat adults with relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL.

August 18, 2017

This is the second year of One Shot, One Meal. Last year, Kroger donated 330 million meals.

August 18, 2017

WILMINGTON, Del. — AstaZeneca and Merck’s Lynzparza (olaparib) tablets were approved by the Food and Drug Administration, as well as given an expanded indication by the regulatory agency.

August 18, 2017

Of the 62% of PrescribeWellness survey respondents who chose the pharmacy over visiting a doctor’s office, as many as 26% stated their pharmacy is their “one-stop shop” for many health-and-wellness needs.

August 17, 2017

he accreditation is the result of the CVS Pharmacy demonstrating a commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes, and encompasses all CVS Pharmacy, Longs Drugs and Navarro Discount Pharmacy locations.

August 17, 2017

Looking forward, several trends will shape what pharmacy looks like in 10 years, including the continuation of value-based care, a focus on providing wellness resources rather than sick care and many others. 

August 17, 2017

More than 15,000 individuals have completed Hy-Vee's 10-week lifestyle management program to lose weight, now the supermarket retailer is extending into diabetes.

August 17, 2017

To get to the point where, as Lewis Drug SVP professional services Bill Ladwig puts it, “if people mention pharmacy in the Sioux Falls area, they think of Lewis,” the company has kept pharmacy services — from immunizations to community care programs and its latest foray into telepharmacy — at its core.

August 17, 2017

Albert Thigpen brings to the company more than 20 years in the industry, with experience including retail pharmacy, pharmacy benefits management, integrated delivery models and managed care.

August 17, 2017

Omnicell has introduced four enhancements to its web-based Patient Management Access Portal, aimed at helping pharmacists provide personalized care while maintaining an efficient workflow.

August 17, 2017

Since its start 75 years ago, Lewis Drug has grown to 54 stores, including 10 Lewis Drug units in and around its central Sioux Falls, S.D., market area, and more than 40 smaller drug stores under the Lewis Family Drug logo within a 200-mile radius of Sioux Falls — largely thanks to its customer service and community involvement.

August 16, 2017

Coinciding with the availability of flu shots at CVS Pharmacy and MinuteClinic locations, CVS Health on Wednesday released data from its survey of Americans about flu prevention.

August 16, 2017

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that more than 1,000 Americans are treated in emergency departments for misusing prescription opioids daily.

August 16, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat cutaneous candidiasis. It had a U.S. market size of $93 million for the 12 months ended June 2017.

August 16, 2017

The program is aimed at fostering student engagement in performance measurement and quality improvement. 

August 15, 2017

The program for patients with Cigna-administered health plans sponsored by their employer is aimed at reducing healthcare costs by offering patient engagement and discounts for certain MinuteClinic services and CVS Health-branded health products, among other resources. 

August 15, 2017

A recent Food and Drug Administration public meeting kicked off a two-month comment period during which stakeholders have been encouraged to share their input on how best to improve generic competition and what current barriers exist.

August 15, 2017

For the 12 months ended June 2017, the drug had U.S. sales of $122.4 million, according to QuintilesIMS data.

August 15, 2017

 Juliet Johnson will lead PhRMA’s day-to-day communication activities in support of the organization’s federal advocacy priorities.