Private equity dives into the pharma cold chain

Although pharma logistics remains a minuscule part of the global logistics industry (by volume), its ability to command premium services has continually made it a go-to opportunity for warehousing, trucking, air cargo and ocean freight businesses around the world. That, […]

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NCPDP pursues a ‘universal patient identifier’

As of mid-year, the National Council for Prescription Drug Plans (NCPDP), a standards-setting organization for pharmacy-related practices, is halfway to its goal of attaching a unique code to nearly all US patient identities, the “universal patient identifier” (UPI). (As of […]

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