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2009-10-01 15:06:00

J.D. Power Survey Documents "Customer Satisfaction" WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki announced J.D.

2009-07-30 13:17:00

WASHINGTON, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --To kick off its annual retail pharmacy trade show, Cardinal Health today launched new tools and services designed to help independent retail pharmacies improve local access to quality, cost-effective health care in their communities. With a conference theme of "A more perfect union," Cardinal Health used the historic backdrop of the nation's capitol to underscore its continued commitment to creating successful, long-term partnerships with retail...

2009-07-29 18:54:00

OKLAHOMA CITY, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Oklahoma residents have saved over $3.8 million on prescription drugs through Oklahoma Drug Card since the launch of the free statewide prescription assistance program.

2009-06-05 10:00:00

107 health centres and 680 pharmacies in the region are ready to prescribe and dispense medications electronically MADRID, June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Extremadura Regional Government of Spain and IBM (NYSE: IBM) have launched an electronic prescription system in 680 pharmacies in Extremadura, where health centres and pharmacies are now computerised and able to prescribe and dispense prescription medications electronically.

2009-04-13 14:14:26

New rules governing the operation of online pharmacies became effective Monday, designed to prevent the illegal distribution of drugs. Officials said the new Drug Enforcement Administration regulations implementing the Ryan Haight Online Pharmacy Consumer Protection Act will help prevent illegal diversion of medications to people for whom the drugs aren't intended. The DEA said the act was named for 18-year-old Ryan Haight who died after overdosing on a prescription painkiller he obtained on...

2009-02-23 10:30:00

Demonstrating its commitment to customer service, ApothecaryRx provides tips to help Minnesotans struggling financially afford their prescription drugs GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn., Feb.

2008-12-18 09:30:00

Pennsylvania Drug Card Provides Prescription Assistance to Residents PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A new statewide discount drug card program called the Pennsylvania Drug Card is now available to all Pennsylvania residents.

2008-12-01 08:00:00

Consumer protection group's new resource helps Americans cut prescription costs without compromising drug safety WASHINGTON, Dec.

2008-10-30 12:01:03

digiMedical Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DGMS) today announced that the Company has rolled out its next generation prescription handling software and unique prescription reauthorization call center services for cardiologist Dr.

2008-10-28 03:00:19

PatientAssistance.com, Inc., a nonprofit organization providing information on thousands of patient assistance programs to help users better manage and reduce prescription drug costs, announced today the release of a new integrated service on the Google Health platform.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.