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2014-10-22 16:28:16

DESTIN, Fla., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Watertree Health, a leading provider of free prescription discount cards, today announced that consumers across the country saved more than $15 million on their medications by using the Watertree Health card in third quarter of 2014, which represents a 44% increase over the prior quarter. The aggregated savings data, which tracks savings by market and by day, found that more and more consumers are using the Watertree Health card to better...

2014-10-22 08:33:22

Annual Scholarship Awarded to Independent Pharmacist Who Embodies Roentsch's Innovative and Sharing Nature HOUSTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Charlene Vernak, RPh, of Vernak Farms Pharmacy in Skaneateles, New York, recently was awarded the George Roentsch Scholarship by the Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA). Vernak received the award in Houston during PCCA's International Seminar, held October 8-10, 2014. The scholarship is awarded annually to an...

2014-10-21 16:28:44

First Spanish Yes On 46 TV Ad Released LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer stood with victims of medical negligence and families who lost their children to preventable medical error yesterday and called on California voters to support the patient safety protections in Proposition 46. Consumer Watchdog released the first Yes on 46 Spanish campaign advertisement, featuring Carmen Pack, wife of the proponent of Prop 46 who lost her two children to...

2014-10-21 12:32:10

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 6(th) consecutive year, Kaiser Permanente's mail-order pharmacy was ranked highest in customer satisfaction by the J.D. Power and Associates 2014 U.S. Pharmacy Study(SM)(.) http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO The J.D. Power study measures customer pharmacy satisfaction based on responses from nearly 14,000 customers who filled new prescriptions or refilled current prescriptions in the three months prior to...

2014-10-20 23:09:03

Give Back Program now supports 21 national and local organizations Pittsburgh, Pa. (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Penn Avenue Eyewear is happy to announce the addition of PeacePlayers International to its Give Back program. Announced in December 2013, the Give Back program allows customers to choose from a list of non-profit organizations at checkout and 10 percent of the total sale is donated to the chosen organization. PeacePlayers International was founded in 2001 on the idea that...

2014-10-20 20:26:06

First Spanish Yes On 46 TV Ad Released LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer stood with victims of medical negligence and families who lost their children to preventable medical error and called on California voters to support the patient safety protections in Proposition 46. Consumer Watchdog released the first Yes on 46 Spanish campaign advertisement, featuring Carmen Pack, wife of the proponent of Prop 46 who lost her two children to medical...

2014-10-20 16:26:31

USA MedicalCard Free Pharmacy Discount Card Can Save Consumers Up To 75% Off Brand-Name Drugs and Generics Every Day MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA MedicalCard announces plans to expand the national mailing of its free pharmacy discount card that can save consumers up to 75% off brand-name drugs and generics. The company would like to ensure the cards reach people with the most significant need and is focused on providing savings on almost all...

2014-10-17 16:24:29

Prop 46 Requires Random Drug Testing and Mandatory Suspension of Doctors Impaired On Duty, Says Consumer Watchdog Campaign SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A victim of medical negligence at the hands of an Orange County doctor with a history of alcohol abuse, a physician and consumer advocates unveiled a new television ad for Yes on Prop 46 today, highlighting how Prop 46 will identify and deter physician substance abuse with random drug and alcohol testing. The...

2014-10-17 08:25:41

Brings 25 years of clinical and leadership experience to Ameritox brands BALTIMORE, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameritox(SM), the nation's leader in medication monitoring solutions, today announced the appointment of Thomas Smith, M.D., as Chief Medical Officer. In this role, Smith will lead a field-based team offering scientific resources for healthcare providers, patients and managed care plans. Smith has held leadership positions at a variety of healthcare companies that have...

2014-10-16 08:32:08

New Framework Provides More Predictable, Stable Environment for Payers and Manufacturers TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadians will save an estimated $3.8-billion through an unprecedented three-year agreement reached between Canada's provinces and territories and the generic pharmaceutical industry, Jim Keon, President of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA), said today. "This national framework provides enormous additional savings to Canada's health-care...


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