Pharmacy

Vizient, Civica Rx collaborate on provider needs analytics data to reduce Rx costs
By Bill Siwicki 01:51 pm June 17, 2019
By providing insights into purchasing patterns and provider needs through its analytics and data capabilities, Vizient will help Civica Rx anticipate gaps in drug availability and affordability.
Pharmacy
By Tammy Lovell 11:47 am June 05, 2019
Cross-sector collaboration creates enormous potential for people-centred healthcare innovations, but there are challenges to be overcome.
AI-infused medication review tech cuts review time in half, slashes interactions
By Bill Siwicki 03:05 pm May 22, 2019
Inland Empire Health Plan and Preveon clinical pharmacists use review system to achieve a 50 percent drop in drug-drug interactions, a 50 percent drop in duplications, and two meds discontinued per patient, on average.
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By Tammy Lovell 04:32 pm May 14, 2019
Counterfeiting is a huge concern for the pharmaceuticals industry, with an estimated one in 10 medical products circulating in low and middle income countries (LMICs) falsified, according to the World Health Organisation.

The ePrescription is intended to generate added value for patients in Germany - and to stimulate digitisation in the healthcare market.

By Anna Engberg 03:19 am May 07, 2019
The ePrescription is to be established in Germany by 2020. In April, German health minister Jens Spahn spoke at the DMEA 2019 (formerly conhIT) in Berlin about its benefits and opportunities in Germany.
By Mike Miliard 12:30 pm May 03, 2019
The MediLedger project, led by San Francisco blockchain startup Chronicled, is focused on leveraging DLT for more efficient healthcare contract reconciliation and chargeback processes.
Pharmacist assisting senior customer.
By Leontina Postelnicu 04:37 pm April 25, 2019
Patients are driving a new shift in health care, with expectations for greater access to personalised, convenient services growing.
By Mike Miliard 03:42 pm April 23, 2019
Real-time location systems can enable big gains in quality, safety and cost-efficiency – but deployments are complex and require clear role definitions and enthusiastic buy-in from an array of stakeholders, a new KLAS report shows.
By Mike Miliard 01:04 pm April 12, 2019
The pharma company will leverage Concerto's artificial intelligence-powered analytics capabilities to gain better oncology insights.
Cloud pharma
By Nathan Eddy 08:53 am April 03, 2019
Here’s a look at how the cloud is changing the industry and top use cases for pharmaceutical companies.

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