A shortage of mental health-care providers, coupled with pharmacists’ unique skills and access to patients, has led to a significant opportunity for community and health-system pharmacists to aid in detection of depression and in medication selection and counseling for patients with depression.
How Walgreens is helping pharmacists be more involved than ever in helping cancer patients.
New express lanes are designed to make it easier for customers to quickly fill their prescriptions.
Rite Aid and Albertsons expand naloxone Access, hoping to curb the opioid epidemic.
Naloxone can now be dispensed without a prescription in 33 states and Washington, DC. Here's how two big pharmacy chains are making the livesaving opioid antagonist more accessible.
Two organizations opposed to tobacco sales at pharmacy chains are turning their attention to Walgreens’ annual shareholder meeting on January 26.
Walgreens, CVS Health and other drug chains promised to improve procedures after a Chicago Tribune investigation found that pharmacists at several retail chains filled prescriptions with dangerous drug combinations.
When pharmacists get involved in patient care, significant improvements are often seen. Diabetes management is one of the most notable examples.
Medicare Part D recipients are most concerned about prescription drug costs—and their co-pay costs are the most important factor when choosing a pharmacy.
The charges involve falsified claims for expensive hepatitis C medications.