Pharmacy

By Bill Siwicki 11:02 am July 11, 2018
Physicians at Affiliated Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of Maryland now have a better handle on opioid prescribing as they try to combat the ongoing crisis.
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford automates medication management to reduce adverse drug events
By Bill Siwicki 01:11 pm July 06, 2018
It has seen a 21 percent decrease in missed doses, a 66 percent reduction in wasted doses and zero reportable adverse events in the past 11 months.
PillPack acquired by amazon
By Laura Lovett 10:58 am June 28, 2018
The New England-based startup delivers medications and coordinates refills and renewals.
Valley Medical Group prescription refill program
By Bill Siwicki 03:26 pm June 21, 2018
Valley Medical Group's use of health IT has improved efficiency and boosted staff and provider satisfaction.
Model of the Rosalind Franklin Institute.
By Leontina Postelnicu 03:22 pm June 19, 2018
A ground-breaking facility that will harness Artificial Intelligence to develop new drugs for clinical testing within weeks is to be opened through investment from the new £103m Rosalind Franklin Institute (RFI).
drug shortages
By Beth Jones Sanborn 03:11 pm June 15, 2018
One new policy deems drug shortages an urgent public health crisis and seeks to have manufacturing sites become critical infrastructure.
By Bernie Monegain 12:43 pm June 15, 2018
Congress funding for medical research programs to fight the opioid epidemic, and a boost for healthcare IT.
Former Apple CEO John Sculley speaks with Wainwright Fishburn, of Cooley LLP at BIO18
By Dave Muoio 01:18 pm June 06, 2018
Former Apple CEO John Sculley speaks at the BIO18 event about healthcare’s slow adoption of new technologies and its general aversion to risky innovations.
FDA launches innovation challenge to help stem opioid crisis
By Bernie Monegain 01:23 pm May 30, 2018
The contest aims to offer unique approaches to detecting, treating and preventing addiction, Food and Drug Administration officials said.
hospital pharmacy uses analytics on computer
By Mike Miliard 09:03 am May 15, 2018
Accountable care demands that data crunching these days be agile to enable quick pivots in strategy, says the director of pharmacy at Rapid City Regional Hospital.

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