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2014-04-04 23:04:23

Updated Resource Serves as Guide for Healthcare Patient Advocates Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 The Beryl Institute announces the release of the fifth edition of 'In the Name of the Patient', a comprehensive resource for healthcare Patient Advocates addressing the needs of patients and families. The book reinforces that patient advocacy is a foundational component in the history and actions of the patient experience movement. Authored by current and past Patient Advocates, the...

2014-04-03 12:30:18

TAMPA, Fla., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A major research initiative to identify and assess the impact of the rapidly changing dynamics in the U.S. health care system and their potential to improve patient care through integration of medication management practices was announced today by the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy Foundation (AMCP). With support from Pfizer Inc., the Emerging Pharmacy Trends Assessment will also identify strategies in response to those trends to...

2014-04-03 08:29:09

The MedVantx MedStart Connect Program Eliminates Gaps in Primary Medication Adherence SAN DIEGO, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedVantx, Inc., a leading provider of point-of-care medication adherence and direct-to-patient consumer engagement programs, today announced the Company's MedStart Connect(TM) program has reached over 4 million consumers since the program's inception. MedVantx pioneered first ever consumer access to free initial generic medication therapy in U.S....

2014-03-28 08:27:00

Dr. Sharrel Pinto of University of Toledo to Present Results at American Pharmacists Association Conference ORLANDO, Fla., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MTS, an Omnicell(®) Company and leading international provider of adherence packaging systems, today applauds the patient medication adherence research to be presented by Sharrel Pinto, BSPharm, DMM, MS, PhD, of the University of Toledo College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) 2014...

2014-03-26 23:27:04

The March 24 issue of Atlantic Information Services’s Report on Medicare Compliance details the continued fallout from Halifax Hospital’s False Claims Act case. Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 As part of its $85 million False Claims Act settlement with the Department of Justice for alleged Stark violations, Daytona Beach, Fla.-based Halifax Hospital Medical Center and Halifax Staffing have agreed to a five-year corporate integrity agreement (CIA) that requires its top managers...

2014-03-26 23:24:37

DATABASICS and MedPro Systems integrate to support the Life Sciences industry’s compliance with the Sunshine Act. Reston, VA (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 DATABASICS (http://www.data-basics.com ), a leading supplier of expense management solutions, is pleased to announce it has fully integrated MedPro Systems’ MedProID 13M record Heathcare Provider (HCP) database into its expense reporting service to support the Life Sciences industry’s compliance with the Sunshine Act. Available through...

2014-03-18 12:32:58

Opportunities to expand professional network or to mentor or be mentored MINNEAPOLIS, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Compliance officers often work as the solitary compliance professional within their organization; to broaden their professional support and to reinforce their contacts, the Health Care Compliance Association's 2014 Compliance Institute is offering SpeedNetworking and SpeedMentoring for all who attend this annual conference (pre-registration is required)....

2014-03-17 12:27:36

Ameritox offers medical and behavioral health professionals additional information in helping to assess medication non-adherence by those diagnosed with serious mental health issues BALTIMORE, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameritox(SM), the nation's leader in medication monitoring solutions, introduced a new method to assist physicians in assessing medication non-adherence for patients with serious mental illness prescribed the antipsychotic drug Abilify, the top-selling medication...

2014-03-14 08:27:56

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paseo Oaks, Pharmacy Westlake Village, offers pharmacy refills for patients in the Westlake Village area, along with personalized solutions and specialty compounded medications. Every person has unique healthcare needs. While mass-produced medications can be a good solution for some health issues, the one-size-fits-all approach may not work for every person or every health problem. Paseo Oaks Pharmacy is a top compounding...

2014-03-11 08:29:07

SAN DIEGO, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New research presented today at the World Congress Summit to Improve Adherence and Enhance Patient Engagement by researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, finds that a unique generic medication sampling program, the MedVantx MedStart(TM) Connect program, implemented in the primary care physicians' office, led to significantly increased patient initiation of new prescriptions (primary adherence) as well as continued use...


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