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.

August 15, 2017

Walgreens' Center for Health & Wellbeing Research is led by a team of more than 25 Walgreens health services researchers, clinicians, statisticians, public health practitioners, actuaries and data scientists.

August 14, 2017

National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO Steve Anderson said that NACDS' comments shared with the President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis were discussed in the meeting.

August 14, 2017

StopDIRfees.com includes information and testimonials about how DIR fees are imposed, as well as an online petition and contact information for elected officials.

August 14, 2017

At the completion of the exam, RediClinic provides parents with a comprehensive printed report of their child’s health and vaccination status.

August 14, 2017

The research on immunization rates at retail that was cited by Clinical Therapeutics was conducted by Avalere and the National Association of Chain Drug Stores.

August 14, 2017

Private equity firm KKR recently agreed to acquire WebMD in a deal valued at $2.8 billion.

August 11, 2017

The full video highlighting NACDS Annual is almost 3 minutes, and includes commentary from executives from CVS Health and Walgreens Boots Alliance.

August 11, 2017

The "Reverse It" campaign is built around a simple seven-question quiz developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that can help people evaluate their risk of prediabetes.

August 11, 2017

"Telemedicine is a $9.2 billion business," stated Kalorama publisher Bruce Carlson in the New York Times story. "The field is growing at 8% annually, nearly three times as fast as other medical devices."

August 11, 2017

Libertana is using Orbita Voice, an enterprise-grade software platform for creating and maintaining conversational voice applications for Alexa, to engage individuals in managing daily health activities.

August 10, 2017

Institute participants can take part in any or all of the three Leadership tracks including: Lead360, Mentor360, and Manage360.

August 10, 2017

In clinical trials, 33% of patients treated with Radicava showed a lower rate of decline in the loss of physical function, compared with those on a placebo.

August 10, 2017

Pharmacists in all 235 Meijer stores will offer vaccinations and information about other avoidable conditions that commonly affect school children at on Aug. 12, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 10, 2017

Mylan has invested $250 million in expanding its antiretroviral production capabilities, enabling it to produce 4 billion antiretroviral tablets and capsules each year, the company said.

August 9, 2017

The drug had U.S. sales of $272 million for the 12 months ended June 2017, according to QuintilesIMS data. 

August 9, 2017

The Every Prescription Conveyed Securely Act would mandate the e-prescribing of controlled substances under Medicare Part D. 

August 9, 2017

LexisNexis Health Care’s Bobbie Riley and Tom Suk discusses the challenges pharmacies face around credentialing, and how LexisNexis Health Care can help simplify the credentialing process.