May 9, 2016

Walgreens pharmacists and Healthcare Clinic nurse practitioners can administer MMR vaccine to individuals ages 7 and older in Mississippi and Tennessee; ages 14 and older in Kentucky; and ages 18 and older in Arkansas.

May 6, 2016

The top 10 nominees with the most votes will receive the 2016 Ansell Cares H.E.R.O. Nurse Service Award, which includes a plaque and a nursing reference book and will have their story profiled online. 

May 6, 2016

BJ's Wholesale Club has appointed Lee Delaney as executive VP, chief growth officer, effective May 9.

May 6, 2016

According to reports published Friday morning, fires in the province of Alberta have to date forced the evacution of 88,000 residents and destroyed more than 1,600 structures. 

May 6, 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance is not selling any shares and will not receive any proceeds from the proposed offering. 

May 5, 2016

In the second fiscal quarter of 2016, AmerisourceBergen's Pharmaceutical Distribution revenues were $34.2 billion, an increase of 8% compared to the same quarter in the prior year.

May 5, 2016

Both the pharmaceutical distribution contract and the Walgreens Boots Alliance Development relationship with AmerisourceBergen have been extended to 2026.

May 5, 2016

Excluding the negative impacts from gasoline prices deflation and foreign exchange, Costco's U.S. store base realized a 2% gain in same-stores sales in that four-week period and Costco's Canadian operation realized a 7% gain.

May 5, 2016

NCQA Utilization Management Certification is a quality assessment program that focuses on consumer protection and customer service improvement. 

May 5, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday that it will regulate all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah tobacco and pipe tobacco, among others.

May 5, 2016

For the fiscal year, McKesson had revenues of $190.9 billion, up 7%.

May 5, 2016

In Michigan, Rite Aid employs more than 4,200 at its 275 stores and distribution center, including 115 associates at its eight stores in the city of Flint.  

May 5, 2016

Just in time for summer, Tom's of Maine is offering parents two natural alternatives for protecting baby skin.

May 4, 2016
Twenty-five grants will be awarded in the first year and 50 will be given out in each of the second and third years.
May 4, 2016

The findings underscore the value of home infusion services – where medication is delivered intravenously in a patient's home – for the health care system, including patients and payers.

May 4, 2016

There are now 31 MinuteClinic locations in Northern Virginia and 52 in the DC Metro area, including clinics in CVS Pharmacy stores.

May 4, 2016
The timing of Easter had a positive impact on Shoppers Drug Mart's front store same-store sales of approximately 1.9%.
 
May 4, 2016

This is InformationWeek’s 28th year identifying and honoring the nation's most innovative users of information technology. 

May 4, 2016

When implementation of the program is complete, naloxone will be available without a prescription in more than 5,800 of Walgreens nearly 8,200 stores.

May 4, 2016

The collaboration with APhA is the latest step Walgreens is taking to fight prescription drug abuse.

May 3, 2016

Revenues in CVS Health's Pharmacy Services Segment increased 20.5% to $28.8 billion, primarily driven by increase in prescription volume and growth in specialty pharmacy. 

May 3, 2016

The Grocery Manufacturers Association has named Ed Crenshaw of Publix Super Markets as the recipient of the GMA Hall of Achievement Award.

May 3, 2016

Patient advocate and community pharmacy champion Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., will serve as the featured speaker at this year's opening lunch on May 24.

May 3, 2016

Effective May 1, 2016, Publix’s stock price decreased from $45.20 per share to $43.95 per share.