November 11, 2015

Beyond playing a role in the transition from hospital to home, OTC products, including home healthcare products, can help patients maintain their independence at home.

November 11, 2015

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Safeway — which spent $350 million on clinics in over 800 stores meant to see Theranos blood tests that never took place — is looking to dissolve the unannounced partnership. Thereanos, though, denies this, telling the Journal that their story is “inaccurate and defamatory.” This is the latest in a string of blows to Theranos, whose blood testing technology is bring disputed and whose Walgreens expansion was recently placed on hold. (Wall Street Journal, subscription required)

November 11, 2015

Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Delaware and Maryland have the most positive physician access variables

November 10, 2015

Omega ONE is smaller than the average fish oil soft gel, and Nordic Naturals' patented flavoring process and natural citrus essence give it a light, lemon taste with no fish burps.

November 10, 2015

Pedometers, interventions and goals combined all helped improve activity by one-time sedentary people with RA by 159%, study finds. 

November 10, 2015

Sahale Snacks’ layered nut bars are Non-GMO Project Verified and contain no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives. Each bar provides 5 to 7 g. of protein. 

November 10, 2015

Patients with less than 15 nanograms of vitamin D per milliliter of blood were 35% more likely to have heart disease. 

November 10, 2015
In order to hit the 120 mm Hg systolic blood pressure target, the findings also noted that an average of one additional medication was required for the lower target.
 
November 9, 2015

The watch uses Bluetooth technology to connect to an app on a smartphone that tracks daily activity – including steps, distance and calories burned – with no charging required. 

November 5, 2015

The move to the new EHR, EpicCare, will begin in early calendar year 2016.

November 4, 2015

There are nearly 100 MinuteClinic locations in five New England states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island.

October 29, 2015

A medicine that works in 70% of the population is great, but what does the other 30% do? MD Labs is bringing the solution to retail pharmacy.

October 28, 2015

The purpose of the group is to connect grassroots pharmacy advocates from across the country, and grow its ranks to be poised for action when critical issues arise in Congress, the White House or in the states.

October 27, 2015

A new partnership between InComm Healthcare and Pursuant Health, whose kiosks are placed in several Walmart stores, will offer a rewards card for enrolled patients who complete a health risk assessment and a biometric assessment. 

October 26, 2015

Learn more about and register for the upcoming Retail Healthcare Webinar Series, which begins with a discussion about Integrated Healthcare, presented by Web Golinkin, CEO Rite Aid RediClinic and Health Dialog.

October 23, 2015

Accoring to the CRN survey, the multivitamin has the highest percentage of usage among supplement users, both male (79%) and female (77%). 

October 23, 2015

On Dec. 9, Drug Store News and the Convenient Care Association will host the exclusive webinar, “Emerging Payment Models, presented by S. Lawrence Kocot, principal and national leader, Center for Healthcare Regulatory Insight, KPMG.

October 23, 2015

StopsBleeding is a sterile modified amylopectin, organic powder which effectively stops bleeding.

October 22, 2015

Since opening the first retail clinic 15 years ago, MinuteClinic has reached communities in 31 states and the District of Columbia.

October 22, 2015

On Dec. 6, Drug Store News and the Convenient Care Association will present a webinar called “Chronic Care and Retail Health” as part of their Retail Healthcare Webinar Series. 

October 22, 2015

Delivered to physicians through DrFirst’s myBenefitCheck, Humana’s IntelligentRx service provides doctors with patient-specific prescription price information at the time the prescription is being written.

October 21, 2015

Slated for Wednesday, Nov. 18, “Partnerships in Population Health” is part of the six-part, DSN/CCA Retail Healthcare Webinar Series, which runs through December.

October 21, 2015

Hear from Walgreens’ president of pharmacy and retail operations about how the company is working to improve access to health services and ultimately improve health outcomes for patients. 

October 21, 2015

“This crisis is taking lives — it’s destroying families and shattering communities all across the country,” President Obama said in remarks at a community forum meant to kick off his administration’s new push to curb opioid abuse.