Latest Hospital pharmacy Stories

2014-06-06 23:02:30

Paseo Oaks Pharmacy in the Calabasas area now announces its offering of a $15 credit toward compounded prescriptions. Calabasas, CA (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Paseo Oaks Pharmacy in the Calabasas area is now offering a $15 credit for any new or transferred compounded prescription. The history of compounding dates back to ancient times when herbs and other ingredients would be combined into preparations and medications. The first compounding pharmacies began to appear in the United States in...

2014-05-22 23:13:24

Pharmacy point of sale systems manufacturer and distributor showcases its updated mobile pharmacy POS system, EvolutionPOS, at industry conference. EvolutionPOS helps hospitals provide better care while reducing the risk of Medicare fines. Lacey, WA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Retail Management Solutions, a leading pharmacy point of sale provider, took part in the annual Health Connect Partners Hospital Pharmacy Conference from May 5 to May 7 in St. Louis, Missouri. Leading professionals,...

2014-04-30 08:33:50

Enhanced packaging and labeling on compounded services may help clinicians improve accuracy, reduce errors LAKE FOREST, Ill., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PharMEDium Healthcare Corp., the nation's leading provider of hospital pharmacy-outsourced, sterile admixture services, launched I.D. Your I.V.® solution today, which includes innovative, U.S.-Patented labeling that helps clinicians easily and quickly confirm the identity of medications to improve administration accuracy and...

2014-01-29 16:28:17

NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clayton, Dubilier & Rice ("CD&R") today announced the close of an investment in PharMEDium Healthcare Corporation ("PharMEDium" or the "Company"), the leading national provider of hospital pharmacy-outsourced sterile compounding services. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. PharMEDium's outsourced sterile compounding services are used by hospitals primarily to facilitate ready-to-use intravenous drug therapy to patients; it...

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