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2011-06-28 08:00:00

RESTON, Va., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mirixa Corporation and the Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores (CACDS) are pleased to announce that MirixaPro(SM), a Web-based clinical platform that supports and documents standardized, pharmacy-based patient care service delivery, will be deployed in Canada. The two organizations signed a 10-year licensing agreement enabling CACDS to use a scalable, localized version of the MirixaPro platform. (Logo:...

2011-06-24 10:00:00

CHICAGO, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Identifying successful strategies for specialty pharmacy benefit programs can assist in creating optimal program management, Prime Therapeutics Vice President of Specialty Pharmacy Solutions Elizabeth Mauer and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida Senior Director of Clinical Pharmacy Programs Beckie Fenrick told participants at a pre-conference workshop at the 6th Annual Executive Forum on Pharmacy Benefit Management Strategies today. "Assessing current...

2011-06-21 00:00:28

HepatitisRxAssist program from BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy helps patients secure needed medications, manage side effects, and adhere to their treatment plan for the best possible outcomes with the new protease inhibitor medications. Altamonte Springs, FL (PRWEB) June 20, 2011 BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy (BioPlus), one of the nation's leading specialty pharmacies, is announcing today enhancements to their hepatitis C patient support program called HepatitisRxAssist. The FDA's recent approval...

2011-06-01 07:00:00

RESTON, Va., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mirixa Corporation is pleased to announce that One Source Pharmacy, LLC has signed a licensing agreement for MirixaEdge(SM), a clinical application that supports the delivery of pharmacist-based patient care services, including Medication Therapy Management (MTM). Family Physicians Group (FPG), a Management Services Organization (MSO), has partnered with One Source Pharmacy and selected it as FPG's preferred pharmacy to provide MTM services. One...

2011-05-26 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospital and health-system pharmacies continue to develop proactive strategies to manage drug shortages and promote patient safety with the support of Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Certified Pharmacy Technicians (CPhTs). Manufacturing issues, including shortages in raw materials and packaging supplies, product discontinuation, limited manufacturing capacity, and pharmaceutical industry consolidation, have led to a significant...

2011-05-16 09:30:00

WASHINGTON, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During Older Americans Month, the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) encourages America's seniors to connect with their pharmacist to gain better knowledge of the medications they are taking and available wellness opportunities. As the most accessible health care provider and the medication experts, pharmacists are ready to discuss many of the issues that arise due to medications and age. (Logo:...

2011-05-11 11:18:00

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA), a leading health care service company focused on alternate site providers, today announced the immediate availability of RxPertise Consulting Software, Version 8.5. RxPertise is a leading Medication Regimen Review (MRR) software for consultant pharmacists in the Long Term Care industry enabling users to efficiently manage the utilization, outcomes, and reporting requirements for patients in skilled...

2011-04-25 09:30:00

Annual Survey Reveals Pharmacists Top OTC Product Picks in More Than 77 Total Categories WASHINGTON, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2010 Pharmacy Today Over-the-Counter Product Survey, conducted by the American Pharmacists Association, reveals pharmacists believe that 81% of consumers purchase the over-the-counter (OTC) product that was recommended by their pharmacist, 92% of pharmacists walk a patient to the OTC section to assist with a product selection and the average...

2011-03-14 16:49:00

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 17-18, 2011, the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB), hosted the C.R.E.S.T. Summit in Palm Beach, Fla. PTCB is the national leader in pharmacy technician certification, with over 400,000 pharmacy technicians nationwide having earned the PTCB Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) credential since 1995. This groundbreaking event focused on the areas of Consumer Awareness, Resources, Education, State Policy and Testing. The...

2011-02-21 00:00:49

Today, HealthyCirclesâ“ž¢ (http://www.healthycircles.com), an integrated suite of online Professional and Consumer portals, officially announced the adoption of the HealthyCircles platform by BioScrip, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOS), a leading national provider of specialty pharmacy and home care products and services. BioScrip has launched myBioScrip.com, powered by HealthyCircles, to foster in a new age of connected health in specialty pharmacy and home infusion. This...


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