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CVS Caremark Corp. gave kudos to a new Federal Trade Commission report that calls for the creation of an efficient pathway for bringing follow-on biologic (FOB) drugs to market, in turn making biologics more affordable for consumers.
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores and the National Community Pharmacists Association have filed a lawsuit challenging rate cuts by the state of Delaware for Medicaid reimbursement for brand-name prescription drugs.
Procter & Gamble Co. on Wednesday said Robert McDonald has been elected president and chief executive officer. He takes over the CEO post from A.G. Lafley, who is slated to move full-time into his role as chairman.
Challenging the First DataBank and Medi-Span settlements that reduce average wholesale prices (AWPs) for prescription drugs, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and the Food Marketing Institute have filed their principal legal brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Health Enterprises Inc. has received the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) Seal of Acceptance for two of its therapeutic products.
In line with a previously announced refinancing plan, Rite Aid Corp. aims to offer $400 million in senior secured notes due 2016.
This quarter CVS Caremark Corp. is set to begin piloting its Consumer Engagement Engine, a data integration and intelligence solution designed to boost prescription drug adherence and effectiveness by providing a comprehensive view of the customer.
The qualities that have enabled USA Drug to thrive as a regional chain were much in evidence at the opening of a relocated store here.
Both sides in the closely watched Medicaid average manufacturer price (AMP) case have asked the federal judge deciding the matter to delay further action until July 1.
The prospects for meaningful health care reform are better than at any time since President Clinton’s first term, creating an opportunity for the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and its allies in community pharmacy to achieve two long-sought-after goals.