August 10, 2009

A generic drug maker has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration to manufacture...

August 10, 2009

A new survey released last week reports that most moms know their children need additional...

August 10, 2009

Target Clinic makes getting ready for back-to-school even easier with a $30 discount on physicals....

August 10, 2009

The David and Goliath battle between a retail giant and the state of Delaware has...

August 9, 2009

Determined lobbying and grassroots efforts by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and chain...

August 9, 2009

When the going gets tough, the tough look for new ways to serve patients. Over the past year, the growing healthcare funding crisis and the worst economic climate since the 1930s have spawned competing health-reform proposals in Washington and cast a cloud of uncertainty over the U.S. health system, including community pharmacy. But they also have unleashed a flurry of retail innovation in such areas as pharmacy-based care, medication therapy management and patient compliance initiatives.

August 9, 2009

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois announced Monday that physicians and healthcare providers in the...

August 9, 2009

McKesson Corp.’s current partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been expanded...

August 9, 2009

Hundreds of chain pharmacy leaders are gathered this week with pharmacy, healthcare, government and economics...

August 9, 2009

For as long as medicines have come in pill form, many parents have struggled to...

August 9, 2009

Former RediClinic executive Christopher Kersey is scheduled to speak about the future of health care...

August 9, 2009

The 2009 “Medication Adherence” study, commissioned by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, finds that medication nonadherence and...

August 9, 2009

A major generic drug maker announced that it has received FDA approval for its version...

August 9, 2009

An organization catering to the retail pharmacy industry announced the recipients of awards as it...

August 9, 2009

The National Community Pharmacists Association has launched its Student Ambassador Program, which recruits independent community...

August 9, 2009

RediClinic is looking to help patients kick the habit by offering a new smoking-cessation program...

August 9, 2009

Watson Pharmaceuticals announced Monday that one lot of 100 mcg/hr Fentanyl Transdermal System patches sold...

August 9, 2009

A subsidiary of Watson Pharmaceuticals has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for...

August 6, 2009

A company that makes automated pharmacy kiosks plans to unveil its latest products at an...

August 6, 2009

A generic drug maker seeking to acquire another company has received a request from the...

August 6, 2009

Hailed as the industry’s most comprehensive technology and educational forum, the National Association of Chain...

August 6, 2009

It was one of those clear “ah-ha!” moments that don’t come around nearly often enough....

August 6, 2009

I took an opportunity at the 2009 NACDS Annual Meeting to reflect on words spoken...

August 6, 2009

A new drug for treating head lice has become available from a subsidiary of a...