Tag Archives: Pharmacy

Amazon battles for the corner pharmacy – DigitalCommerce360

Getting into the pharmacy business was easy for Amazon.com: It paid $ 753 million to buy the mail-order startup PillPack. The hard part has been prying patients away from their local drugstore. Since being acquired by the internet giant, PillPack has run into stiff opposition, from chains like CVS with thousands of stores to family-owned operations with a single shop. Having seen… Read More »

Pharmacy Times® Expands Strategic Alliance Partnership Program with Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists – Yahoo Finance

CRANBURY, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The SAP program builds a community of advocacy groups, medical associations and medical institutions to foster collaboration and an open exchange of information among trusted peers for the ultimate benefit of patients and their families. As part of this joint effort, Pharmacy Times® will work with SIDP to share exclusive content with… Read More »

Preferred Pharmacy Networks: How Do They Impact Drug Costs? – Knowledge@Wharton

Health care is one of the most pressing issues in the 2020 presidential race, and most of the Democratic presidential candidates are supporting an expansion of coverage through what’s being called Medicare for All or a public option system. An overall fix for the out-of-control costs of health care is tough to craft and implement,… Read More »