Oct. 02 MADISON Pharmacy chain CVS Health Corp. announced it will offer at its Wisconsin pharmacies prescription-free access to a drug that can save people's lives when they overdose on heroin and other opiates. CVS spokesman Mike DeAngelis confirmed CVS plans to have the drug Narcan available on standing order for anyone who wants it, without
Oct. 02 A Beaver County woman admitted in federal court Friday that she conspired with others to reuse leftover medications from nursing homes. Correna Pfeiffer, 37, of Center pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy. She was the manager of the Med-Fast Institutional Pharmacy, part of the Aliquippa- based Med-Fast pharmacy chain.
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Sept. 30 A 20- year-old man likely overdosed on heroin Friday inside the bathroom of a CVS drug store in Lancaster city, police said. CVS announced last week that all of its Pennsylvania drug stores would carry the life-saving drug, but in this case the naloxone did not come from the pharmacy. CVS announced last week that its stores in Pennsylvan
Customers at Walgreens will now be able to pay their bills while shopping, via bill-payment kiosks. These kiosks are being deployed as part of a partnership between the retailer and Western Union, according to a report by Drug Store News. The kiosks are currently located at 7,800 Walgreens across the U.S., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
A 20- year-old man likely overdosed on heroin Friday inside the bathroom of a CVS drug store in Lancaster city, police said. CVS announced last week that all of its Pennsylvania drug stores would carry the life-saving drug, but in this case the naloxone did not come from the pharmacy. CVS announced last week that its stores in Pennsylvania and 13 o
A family owned Scottish pharmacy chain is making waves in the UK capital with its runaway success at the 2015 Pharmacy Business Awards. The awards are arbitrated by an expert panel of judges from across the UK, including Richard Brown, Fin McCaul, Hemant Patel and Bruce Warner. Now in its 15th year, the Pharmacy Business Awards shines the spotlight
The updated policy, which goes into effect Thursday, includes giants like Macys.com and Staples.com as well as a number of online-only retailers such as Diapers.com, Drugstore.com, Newegg.com, and Wayfair.com. In addition, Target will for the first time begin matching online prices with warehouse clubs, such as Costco and Sam's Club, that require a
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Information Technology Newsweekly Pharmacies have a new tool to ensure the accuracy of prescription claims and obtain maximum reimbursement on each claim with today's launch of Scriptmax?, a Web-based prescription claim support program and data analytics service created by Innovatix, LLC. "The pharmacy b
The Life Pharmacy chain has added a further four stores to its network as part of its expansion. The new outlets are at Jumeirah Lake Towers, Al Badaa in Jumeirah, Business Bay and on Jumeirah Beach Road. Currently, it operates a 130- store strong network, which includes the ? ?healthcare hypermarkets' and wellness stores, apart from the pharm
WASHINGTON, Sept. 28, 2015/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/ A new report released by the National Center for Policy Analysis examining generic drug price increases finds that drug wholesaler price manipulation and the relationship these large Fortune 50 companies have with drugstores is hurting competition and increasing costs. The report also warns...