June 1, 2017

The SIDI Protocol provides an outline representing the type and scope of information about a dietary ingredient that an ingredient supplier typically needs to provide to a manufacturer.

May 25, 2017

The trade group submitted a statement to Congress opposing the Border Adjustment Tax.

May 24, 2017

However, the report also said the American Healthcare Act would reduce federal budgets by a net $119 billion during the next decade.

May 23, 2017

“As commissioner, my highest initial priority is to take immediate steps to reduce the scope of the epidemic of opioid addiction. I believe the Food and Drug Administration continues to have an important role to play in addressing this crisis, particularly when it comes to reducing the number of new cases of addiction,” Scott Gottlieb writes in blog post.

May 23, 2017

The retail CEO added the U.S. tax code is “broken,” and noted the BAT would more than double the retailer's tax rate to 75%, making it difficult for Target to invest in hiring workers and opening new stores in the United States.

May 22, 2017

President recommends reductions in spending on both programs with a goal to balance the budget within 10 years.

May 22, 2017

Among NCPA’s comments were notes about what it sees as the need to address direct and indirect remuneration, or DIR, fees; requests to standardize how Medicare Part D plans measure pharmacy quality; and other efforts to improve patient access to medication and pharmacy services

May 18, 2017

Clinical abstracts from the studies being presented focus primarily on Walgreens’ efforts to improve medication adherence and patient outcomes through various pharmacy initiatives.

May 17, 2017

The Natural Products Association on Tuesday expressed support of the reorganization of the Office of Regulatory Affairs by FDA.

May 17, 2017

The Journal of the American Geriatric Society has projected that the cost for the first year of hearing loss treatment in older adults will reach $51 billion nationwide by 2030.

May 17, 2017

It’s hard to argue against making sure every American has basic health insurance. The reality is that Americans have been paying through the nose for years to cover the costs of the uninsured that go without routine, basic care only to wind up later in the emergency room, or on the operating table.

May 16, 2017

In Kalorama’s most recent report on retail clinics, the company estimated there were more than 2,200 retail clinics and that those clinics will generate revenues of $1.4 billion this year.

May 12, 2017

Maine Sen. Susan Collins told the news outlet it was approved May 11 Collins says the measure is part of an investigation into "aggressive price hikes" in prescription drugs.

May 12, 2017

Steve Anderson participated in a listening session, one of a series of events intended to gather information and policy ideas from a wide variety of stakeholders which relate to the affordability, accessibility and availability of drugs for patients.

May 12, 2017

The NCPA letter to Republican Seantors cites research that a leading predictor of adherence is a patient’s proximity to and relationship with a pharmacist.

May 10, 2017

Scott Gottlieb had served as a deputy FDA commissioner and a high-ranking official at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services during the George W. Bush administration.

May 9, 2017

People with allergies have "done nothing" but have to pay for it, the governor said during the radio show.

May 8, 2017

NACDS and HDA argued importation would threaten and destabilize the significant industry-government collaboration already underway to ensure the security of the supply chain.

May 8, 2017

As the Senate takes up the work of drafting a health care bill to pass and reconcile with the American Health Care Act, which passed the House on May 4, one of the questions facing the industry is what impact it would have if the version that passed the House became law.

May 5, 2017

Since 1978, the WIC Supplement Food Program has served low-income, at-risk pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children up to age 5.

May 5, 2017

Restoring OTC eligibility for reimbursement under Health Savings Accounts and Flexible Spendings Accounts was a "top priority" for the self-care industry.

May 4, 2017

American Health Care Act passed by 217-213 vote and now heads to the Senate.

May 2, 2017

NCPA members on average see 35% of their dispensed prescriptions covered under Part D, according to the 2016 NCPA Digest, sponsored by Cardinal Health.

May 2, 2017

John Provenzano, who will join Publix as VP government relations, effective June 12, currently serves Provenzano currently serves as the executive director of the National Association of State Treasurers.