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2014-10-22 20:23:26

Launches discussion about the future of biosimilars in Italy ROME, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from a survey of 470 European physicians conducted by the Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines (ASBM) set the stage for a stakeholder meeting at the Italian Ministry of Health to discuss the future of biosimilars policy in Italy. The October 20(th) event, titled "Biosimilars in Clinical Practice: Does Italy Need to Act?" included regulators from the Italian Medicines Agency...

2014-10-22 12:29:35

Company Committed to Delivering Clinical Workflow Efficiencies and Improving Patient Care Through Smart Pharmacy Solutions SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PipelineRx, a leading medication management services company focused on clinical telepharmacy, today announced the availability of its TPIS platform offering to further address the needs of today's efficient pharmacy. Since being announced last year, 31 hospitals are currently using the TPIS SaaS platform to bring...

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...

2014-10-17 23:07:06

As a regular participant of the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) Annual Convention, Retail Management Solutions is again looking forward to attending this year's convention. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) will be holding its 116th Annual Convention this October, and will be featuring a variety of activities and lectures, including continuing education programs, a trade show exposition, and a preliminary...

2014-10-15 12:30:47

SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group, a leading provider of innovative financing solutions for healthcare professionals, will send a team of representatives to the National Community Pharmacist Association convention and trade exposition in Austin, Texas October 18-22. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100301/NY62435LOGO "This is a pivotal time for community pharmacists," said Bob Castro, president and co-founder of BHG. "With expanded...

2014-10-14 23:01:36

iMedicare Saves Time And Money For All Customers Largo, Florida (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 One of the most serious problems that many patients have is deciding which Medicare Part D Plan that they will choose. Rx Care Pharmacy announces its association with iMedicare software, which allows the pharmacist to compare Part D plans in closed networks as well as those specific to his pharmacy. It integrates with the pharmacy's existing customer information so that he/she knows exactly what...

2014-10-14 12:29:33

Distinguished Leader with a Longstanding Commitment to Pharmacy RESTON, Va., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mirixa Corporation, founded by the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA), today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Marvin Richardson, RPh as Chief Executive Officer, effective November 4, 2014. In addition, he will become a member of the company's Board of Directors. Mr. Richardson joins Mirixa from the Walgreen Co....

2014-10-14 12:28:59

Saad Dinno, RPh, FIACP, FACA, of Massachusetts Recognized as an Ambassador for Compounding Pharmacists HOUSTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PCCA has named Saad Dinno, RPh, FIACP, FACA, co-owner of Acton Pharmacy, in Acton, MA, West Concord Pharmacy, in Concord, MA, and Keyes Drugs in Newton, MA, as its Dr. M. George Weber 2014 Compounding Pharmacist of the Year. The award, which is given annually to an independent pharmacist who has demonstrated service excellence to...

2014-10-13 08:27:15

DUBLIN, Ohio, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardinal Health today launched a Medication Therapy Management Solution to help payers improve both the quality of care their members receive and their performance on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Five-Star Quality Ratings System. Medication Therapy Management (MTM) services provide a framework for pharmacists to systematically reduce medication errors and improve adherence. Patients who are most likely to benefit from MTM...

2014-10-09 08:26:52

Accel Partners joins Atlas Venture and Founder Collective to back a better pharmacy MANCHESTER, N.H., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PillPack, the pharmacy that simplifies medication management, has secured $8.75 million in additional capital funding to scale operations and grow their customer base. The round was led by Accel Partners, with participation from Atlas Venture. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140204/NE57960LOGO "In the last two years, we have built and launched the first...


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  • A unit of saved energy.
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