October 17, 2010

Spurred by a difficult economy, over-the-counter medications increasingly are playing a dual role for consumers...

October 14, 2010

During the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy 2010 Educational Conference held Oct. 13 to 15,...

October 13, 2010

Enactment by the White House of a landmark, pharmacy-friendly drug-disposal bill won quick praise from...

October 13, 2010

The drumbeat in support of an expanded, universally recognized role for pharmacists in helping patients...

October 12, 2010

A panel of healthcare thought leaders has concluded that a recent IRS rule change requiring...

October 10, 2010

The new prescription requirement for over-the-counter medicines under flexible spending accounts, part of the new...

October 10, 2010

With rising healthcare costs, fewer patients visiting physicians and some 30 million people standing to gain insurance under healthcare reform and entering an already bottlenecked system, CVS Caremark has been working to position itself along the front lines and leverage its broad-reaching points of care to lower overall healthcare costs and improve patient outcomes.

October 10, 2010

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

October 10, 2010

U.S. consumers are paying more heed to the cost of medicines, health-and-beauty aids and other...

October 10, 2010

A new push to crack down on the massive and costly fraud and abuse that...

October 10, 2010

If the retail industry’s premier pharmacy gathering gave any clear signal about the state of...

October 10, 2010

The Walgreens hedgehog is officially retired. Its fate was sealed by a successful fourth quarter...

October 7, 2010

The theme of CVS Caremark’s 2010 analyst meeting held Friday morning here in New York...

October 7, 2010

CVS Caremark has no doubt been a trailblazer in the healthcare arena, positioning itself along...

October 5, 2010

Walgreens has appointed the chairman of Health Evolution Partners to its board of directors....

October 5, 2010

The National Community Pharmacists Association is urging the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to...

September 30, 2010

October is American Pharmacists Month, and CVS Caremark has announced that it is recognizing its...

September 30, 2010

McNeil products soon will repopulate shelves, Johnson & Johnson chairman and CEO Bill Weldon shared...

September 30, 2010

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

September 28, 2010

The Federal Trade Commission has sued the maker of a pomegranate juice that touts health...

September 28, 2010

The subject of specialty pharmacy reached a whole new level of nuance as a wide...

September 27, 2010

Walgreens stock was up nearly 9% in early trading Tuesday morning after the company posted...

September 26, 2010

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