March 7, 2016

The drug is indicated as a routine prophylactic treatment to prevent and reduce frequency of bleeding episodes, as an on-demand bleeding control and prevention and as a perioperative management for bleeding.

March 7, 2016

Osteoporosis affects nearly 54 million Americans, and that number is expected to grow to more than 71 million people by 2030.

March 7, 2016

The researchers estimate that regular aspirin use could prevent close to 30,000 gastrointestinal tract tumors in the U.S. each year.

March 4, 2016

The new indication expands the drug’s use beyond CLL patients with a certain generic mutation. 

March 3, 2016

The program, which is offered exclusively to Diplomat employees, allows employees who complete the it and the exam to be considered for state licensure. 

March 2, 2016

This is Gilead’s second FDA approval for a drug regimen based on tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) and is the smallest pill for a single-tablet treatment for HIV, according to the company.

March 2, 2016

Walgreens is opening a specialty pharmacy location in downtown Richmond, Va., the Richmond Times-Dispatch reported last week.

March 1, 2016

Benzer Pharmacy’s newest location is a specialty pharmacy in Pinellas Park, Fla.

March 1, 2016

A new report from GBI Research is taking a look at the breast cancer treatment pipeline, which currently has 1,050 drugs in the pipeline. 

February 29, 2016

The Food and Drug Administration has granted Novartis’ Afinitor (everolimus) tablets a new indication after giving it a priority review designation.

February 25, 2016

Collectively, these acquisitions will increase McKesson’s specialty pharmaceutical distribution scale and oncology-focused pharmacy offerings. 

February 23, 2016

In a move that the company says is aimed at positioning it for growth, Diplomat Pharmacy announced the promotion of two members of its executive team.

February 23, 2016

Diplomat Pharmacy announced Monday that its HUB solution provider EnvoyHealth had been selected by Sun Pharma to support a patient assistance program for its generic Gleevec (imatinib mesylate). 

February 22, 2016

The metastatic breast cancer treatment has gained a new indication from the Food and Drug Administration. 

February 17, 2016

Diplomat has begun dispensing Merck's oral hepatitis C treatment, which received two new indications in January. 

February 17, 2016

In addition to the new indications, Harvoni has approval to treat HCVS genotypes 1, 4, 5, and 6, as well as HCV/HIV-1 coinfection.

February 17, 2016

An independent pharmacy operating under the Medicine Shoppe banner filed suit against Express Scripts on Tuesday alleging antitrust violations over compound drugs, but later attempted to withdraw the suit, according to a St. Louis Post-Dispatch report published Wednesday. 

February 16, 2016
Urick was most recently president of managed markets and industry relations at Burman’s Specialty Pharmacy, which is a Diplomat company, and was previously Cigna’s SVP pharmacy. 
February 16, 2016

The intravenous infusion drug is indicated to treat certain types of various cancers. 

February 10, 2016

As part of the Case Management program, Accordant manages care transitions and identifies and prevents potential problems to help members avoid emergency room visits and extended hospital stays.

February 8, 2016

In addition to a guided user experience for the visitors, the new site features an “Areas of Expertise” pain that outlines the specialty pharmacy’s offerings, as well as a redesigned version of Diplomat’s “Whole Health” blog. 

February 8, 2016

Avella will manage the company’s specialty prescription fulfillment that Value Drug’s specialty pharmacy doesn’t offer or aren’t accessible to Value Drug members, among other services. 

February 4, 2016

Fred's Super Dollar's comparable store sales for January rose 0.7% on top of an increase of 4.3% in the year-earlier period.

February 4, 2016

The agreement enables Publix’s network of more than 980 pharmacy locations across the southeast to expand patient access to specialty medications.