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Seniors and people with disabilities with Medicare prescription drug plan (PDP) coverage saved nearly $9 billion to date on prescription drugs as a result of the Affordable Care Act, according to new data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and other members of the pharmacy community participated in a meeting at White House yesterday to discuss progress in the rollout of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Shoppers Drug Mart Corp. has created a new online tool to help customers find dietary supplements and natural health products.
A vast majority of Canadians trust pharmacists and see them as key health care partners, yet many aren't aware of the breadth of health services that pharmacists can provide, a new survey from Pfizer Canada finds.
The United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) has teamed up with other global health organizations in "Fight the Fakes," a campaign to boost awareness and stop the proliferation of counterfeit and substandard medicines.
CVS Caremark Corp. plans to acquire Coram LLC, the specialty infusion services and enteral nutrition business of home health care provider Apria Healthcare Group, for $2.1 billion.
For the first time, pharmacy sales topped 40% of the quarterly revenue mix at Fred's Inc.
Shopko has named Peter McMahon as its new chief executive officer, taking the reins from interim CEO and chief operating officer Mike Bettiga.
Walmart has named Doug McMillon to replace the retiring Mike Duke as president and chief executive officer, effective Feb. 1.
CVS Caremark Corp. announced that Mark Cosby plans to step down as CVS/pharmacy president at the end of this year and will be replaced by Helena Foulkes, chief health care strategy and marketing officer.