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Maine has become the first state to legalize the importation of prescription drugs by individuals.
Jean Coutu Group this week sold additional shares in Rite Aid Corp. and reduced its ownership stake in the U.S. drug chain.
McKesson Corp. this week is showcasing its range of offerings for community pharmacies — including solutions for business, pharmacy and online, as well as its Health Mart franchise — at its ideaShare 2013 conference in Las Vegas.
States could save from ten to hundreds of millions of dollars in medical costs if medication adherence rates improved, a new study from CVS Caremark Corp. finds.
Walgreen Co. is developing a new store adjacent to the Johns Hopkins East Baltimore medical campus that the drug chain said will offer new health and wellness programs and services for students and staff, as well as area residents.
MinuteClinic has formed a clinical affiliation with Parkridge Health System, a hospital and health care network in the Chattanooga, Tenn., area.
A federal appeals court has upheld the convictions of former Duane Reade executives Anthony Cuti and William Tennant for securities fraud.
The Pharmacy Plus Network has teamed up with CampDoc.com to provide prepackaged medications to summer camps.
Patients didn't make the grade in a survey on medication adherence commissioned by the National Community Pharmacists Association.
Walgreen Co. turned in sales and net income gains for its fiscal 2013 third quarter, including improved pharmacy business, but fell short of Wall Street's consensus earnings forecast.
Shoppers Drug Mart Corp. has closed some stores and begun a relief program in the wake of the devastating floods in Alberta.
CVS Caremark Corp. has received mail service pharmacy accreditation from URAC, a health care accrediting organization.
Ulta Beauty has appointed Mary Dillon as chief executive officer and a board member, effective July 1.
Rite Aid Corp. has promoted senior executive vice president and chief operating officer Ken Martindale to president and COO.
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores has appointed Kevin Nicholson as vice president of public policy and regulatory affairs, a newly created position.
MinuteClinic has opened its first two walk-in medical clinics in Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley.