Mandatory mail-order programs are hampering medication adherence, said Marie Smith, PharmD, during a recent roundtable on medication adherence.
Walmart has launched its own ReliOn brand diabetes products.
As the drug-shortage crisis continues, pharmacists look for ways to stem the tide. In health systems, the most powerful solution results from collaboration across departments.
Kent Hospital, in Warwick, R.I., is stepping up its staff's awareness of safe injection practices.
Several drugstore chains are taking part in a pilot project with the CDC to provide HIV testing.
That the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act bodes well for the generic drug market, which is already growing by leaps and bounds annually. Industry consultants expect ACA implementation to notably benefit retail pharmacists, PBMs, and drug wholesalers.
The Florida Pharmacy Association and others are suing to restore patient access to Medicaid pharmacy providers.
FDA is ridding the market of single-ingredient oxycodone capsules that are being distributed without an FDA-approved application.
U.S. Senate and House negotiations on the Food Safety and Innovation Act (S. 3187) have resulted in the proposal that 26 synthetic drugs be newly regulated under the Controlled Substances Act.
Experts gave tips on helping prevent crimes focused on retail pharmacy during Protect Your Pharmacy Week in late April