April 17, 2015

IMS Health is getting ready to launch a consumer version of its AppScript app, according to a MedCityNews report. 

April 16, 2015

Sandoz on Thursday introduced a new generic MS therapy.

April 16, 2015

The Little Clinic has announced the appointment of Marc Watkins as VP and corporate medical director, reporting directly to Kenneth Patric, chief medical officer.

April 15, 2015

United Health Group’s Optum has announced it is joining with MedExpress, a provider of walk-in care.

April 15, 2015

The National Committee for Quality Assurance has announced the launch of its newest evaluation program, which creates a roadmap for how sites delivering intermittent or outpatient treatment — but do not act as a primary care provider for a majority of its patients — can fit into the medical home neighborhood.

April 14, 2015

Ducere Pharma relaunched Cruex as a fungal nail revitalizing gel on Tuesday. 

April 14, 2015

Diplomat Pharmacy announced it will distribute Novartis' new medicine Jadenu, which is indicated to treat patients with chronic iron overload. 

April 14, 2015

DSN editor in chief Rob Eder talks about why Congress needs to rethink current DEA regulations that block access to medications to chronic pain patients.

 

April 14, 2015

Total dollars spent on prescriptions in the U.S. were up 13.1%.

April 14, 2015

Actavis and Medicines360, a nonprofit women’s health pharmaceutical company, on Monday announced that Liletta (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) in 52 mg is now available in the United States.

April 14, 2015

IBM creates new business unit to manage a HIPAA-enabled cloud offering that will help augment big data analysis of chronic disease states. 

April 13, 2015

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday cleared InControl Medical's urinary incontinence device for sale OTC. 

April 13, 2015

Supplement industry under continued fire with latest criticism of FDA oversight of BMPEA ingredient coming from Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.

April 13, 2015

WebMD is set to release a robust medication reminder function specifically designed for its Apple Watch app. 

April 9, 2015

Alignment Healthcare, Vivify Health partner on a platform connecting at-home diagnostics to clinical interventions. 

April 9, 2015

Pharmacists are performing more patient-care activities in a variety of healthcare settings as the industry is opening up to more opportunities for women.

April 8, 2015

D's Naturals recently raised $3 million from outside investors in support of its No Cow Bar meal replacement bars. 

April 8, 2015

Community Healthcare Network is accepting applications to the first Nurse Practitioners post-graduate primary care residency program in New York State, one of only a handful of primary care residencies in the nation.
 

April 8, 2015

Rite Aid will have 35 RediClinic retail clinics operational by end of the second quarter. 

April 8, 2015

USA Today on Wednesday reported that a supplement launch expected in April has already drawn criticism from industry. 

April 7, 2015

A new policy statement issued by American Academy of Pediatrics urges use of metric system in dosing children. 

 

April 7, 2015

Kimberly-Clark on Tuesday launched new Poise Thin-Shape pads to help more women manage their light bladder leakage. 

April 6, 2015

The Independent Pharmacy Alliance endorses ImmuDyne's full line of INR Wellness immune support products. 

April 6, 2015

Kimberly-Clark on Monday introduced an "underwear-like look, fit and feel" to the incontinence category with new Depend Silhouette Active Fit briefs.