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2014-07-14 12:27:36

Insurers and pharmacy benefit managers hijacking doctor-patient relationship FAIRHOPE, Ala., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients and patient advocates are rallying on behalf of millions of patients as Express Scripts and other major pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) begin unprecedented cuts in prescription medication coverage. The cuts will directly impact millions of patients who rely on compounded medicines to relieve an array of medical conditions, including persistent pain from...

2014-07-14 12:26:55

Majority of Contract Pharmacies Located Outside of Underserved Neighborhoods WASHINGTON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new white paper released today by the Alliance for Integrity and Reform of 340B (AIR 340B) suggests that rapid contract pharmacy growth in the 340B program may not directly benefit the vulnerable patients for whom the program is intended. The paper, "The Impact of Growth in 340B Contract Pharmacy Arrangements," highlights the growth of thousands of...

2014-07-14 12:26:02

New Manhattan Research Study from Decision Resources Group Finds that P&T Committee Members are Shifting the Channels they Use to Gather Information, with Many Calling Pharma Digital Resources "Essential" BURLINGTON, Mass., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Manhattan Research study, Taking the Pulse ® Formulary Decision Makers 2014, finds that members of pharmacy and therapeutics (P&T) committees for hospitals, managed care organizations (MCOs) and pharmacy benefits managers (PBMs) are...

2014-07-14 08:26:15

KIRKLAND, Wash., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Talyst, a market leader in pharmacy automation and 340B solutions, will be exhibiting at the 2014 340B Coalition Summer Meeting in Washington, DC. The company will be showcasing its 340B software products and services. Talyst is the industry leader in 340B splitting solutions, supplying over 400 customers with a variety of software and services. Talyst offers a range of 340B solutions including its latest solution, AutoSplit® Contract...

2014-07-11 23:01:56

A recent regulatory filing exposes that the number of adverse events in 2013 reported by patients taking Acthar was almost 14% of prescriptions. Zoll, Kranz & Borgess is investigating this potentially dangerous drug. Toledo, Ohio (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 As reported by the New York Times (Morgenson 7/10/14) and FiercePharma (Weintraub 7/11/14), a significant number of severe adverse events such as renal failure, increases in blood sugar, abdominal issues and even death from the...

2014-07-11 16:23:25

FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Poor bioavailability is a major reason for compounds to fail in preclinical development. Technology Catalysts International (TCI), a leading global pharmaceutical consulting firm, has compiled and analyzed technical and market information pertaining to the delivery of poorly water soluble or poorly permeable pharmaceutical compounds. Due to the complex nature of a multitude of existing as well as newly-discovered active ingredients,...

2014-07-11 12:23:48

PORTLAND, Ore., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jillian Hernandez, MS, BS, BA is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Healthcare as a result of her role as Long-Term Care Consultant with Northwest Health Systems, Inc. Northwest Health Systems, Inc. has led the way in providing Long-Term Care Pharmacy and Medical Supply services to hospice, alternative and assisted living facilities since 1996. They are honored to support these organizations in...

2014-07-11 08:25:07

FAIRFAX, Va., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Generation Management Corp. (OTCQB:NGMC) announced today that its name has changed from Next Generation Energy Corp. to Next Generation Management Corp. to reflect its involvement in providing dispensary management services to the medical marijuana industry. The Company also announced its new web site is now active: www.Nextgenmanagementcorp.com . Next Generation Management Corp. provides services including site location selection,...

2014-07-10 23:04:00

New Product from AmerisourceBergen Technology Group Drives Safety, Accuracy, Efficiency, Savings Buffalo Grove, IL (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The ability to expand to new business channels and offer innovative services to customers is what sets apart a great pharmacy from its competitors. Today, AmerisourceBergen Technology Group launched FastPak® Elite, a tool that will help pharmacists do just that. Through its exclusive and unique features, the FastPak® Elite is the most modern...

2014-07-10 23:01:52

According to NAPSRx, the average CNPR pharmaceutical sales rep is working less for that increased income! That is great news for pharmaceutical sales reps, physicians who rely upon these reps and the entire industry in general. CNPR certified Pharmaceutical Sales Reps earn more money with fewer sales calls. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Did you know that the average pharmaceutical sales rep earned $103,200 in total compensation in 2013, compared with $97,500 in 2012? This was an estimate made by...


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Phytotherapy Research is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing original research papers, short communications, reviews, and letters on medicinal plant research. Topics include pharmacology, toxicology, and the clinical applications of herbs and natural products in medicine, from case histories to clinical trials, including studies of herb-drug interactions and other aspects of the safety of herbal medicines. Short communications dealing with the pharmacology and screening...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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