June 10, 2016

The first TelehealthONE kiosk was launched at a Fred’s location in Flora, Miss. in September 2015, and the next nine will hit the communities of Union, Pelahatchie, Carthage, Morton, Jackson, Pearl, Clinton, Lexington and Terry.

June 10, 2016

Greenstone's dofetilide will be available in 60-count bottles of 0.125-, 0.250- and 0.5-mg dosage strength capsules.

June 10, 2016

Afferent is a leader in developing therapeutic candidates to treat common, poorly managed neurogenic conditions by targeting the P2X3 receptor, and its lead candidate, AF-219, is currently being evaluated in clinical trials to treat refractory, chronic cough, as well as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis with cough. 

June 10, 2016

Kinney Drugs was recently recognized for its patient medication adherence performance in 2015. According to North Country Now, the recognition is part of the performance program by CVS Caremark, the prescription benefit management business of CVS Health that focuses on driving improvements in medication safety and adherence and improving health outcomes of each patient. (North Country Now).

 
June 9, 2016

Aurobindo’s Dilaudid generic will be available in 2-, 4- and 8-mg dosage strengths. 

June 9, 2016

The report also notes that rising healthcare costs and lack of access to primary care are part of what’s driving this growth, as well as rising premiums and higher deductibles among patients with health insurance.

June 9, 2016

Meijer's accreditation for Specialty Pharmacy at Retail comes less than a year after Meijer acquired specialty pharmacy and health care company Aureus Health Services. 

June 8, 2016
The program, RespiPoints, is being undertaken in partnership with HealthPrize Technologies. 
June 8, 2016

NACDS provides hearing statement on strengthening and improving Medicare.

June 8, 2016

According to a review of more than 11,000 websites selling prescription medication to U.S. consumers, about 96% are out of compliance with U.S., laws and 50% of the medication sold are fake or counterfeit.

June 7, 2016

Drug Store News recently caught up with Doyle Jensen, EVP global business development at pharmacy automation company Innovation to talk about the company's offerings for pharmacies looking to move toward a high-volume central-fill solution and the future of pharmacy automation.

June 7, 2016

The McKesson research will reveal how much progress healthcare has made on the journey to full value-based payment.

June 7, 2016

MinuteClinic has opened eight new locations inside Target stores in Maryland, including six in the Baltimore metropolitan area.

June 7, 2016

Under the partnership, Ultragenyx will initially receive an exclusive license for one of Takeda’s preclinical product candidates in a pre-determined field of use, along with the option to co-develop and co-commercialize the candidate in other therapeutic areas.

June 6, 2016

Both CVS Pharmacy stores and MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics in the area have vaccines available to protect patients against measles.

June 6, 2016

The drug is indicated to treat hypertension to lower blood pressure, and the company said it is the first fixed-dose combination of a beta-blocker and an angiotensin II receptor blocker in the U.S.

June 6, 2016

Lupin’s generic will be available as 50- and 200-mg tablets, and as a 40-mg/mL oral suspension.

June 6, 2016

Value-based care is driving a number of positive trends within the retail pharmacy sector.

June 3, 2016

WellCare Kentucky — a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans — is making 1,000 twist-on naloxone nasal atomizers available for free, and pharmacists will provide them to Medicaid recipients and patients who don’t have insurance without a prescription.

June 3, 2016
Today’s launch is the fifth for Mylan in a week, having earlier launched generics of Vidaza injection and Rythmol capsules, as well as the first generics of Nuvigil and 50-mg Doryx. 
June 2, 2016

Diplomat has paid TNH — which brought in $400 million in revenue in 2015 — $65 million in cash and $10 million in Diplomat common stock. 

June 2, 2016

In a new report, the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics examines the growth in the oncology market in 2015 while looking forward to 2020 and examining the ways new cancer treatments are changing the healthcare landscape in terms of cost and distribution. 

June 2, 2016

Mylan on Thursday launched two new generic products. The company rolled out its generic of Celgene’s Vidaza (azacitidine, 100 mg/vial) injection and its generic of GSK’s Rhythmol (propafenone HCl) extended-release capsules. 

June 2, 2016

HotShot is a 1.7 fluid ounce sports shot that facilitates the synchronization of communication between the nerve and muscle.