Specialty distributors delivered product to nearly 26,000 locations nationally in 2009, according to survey The specialty pharmaceutical business is arguably the most dynamic part of pharma today; the same impact is being felt in specialty distribution. According to data cited […]

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Although federal rules don’t become effective until 2013, time is running out on installing appropriate reporting systems In March of 2010 President Obama signed Reconciliation Bill HR 3590 into law. This bill reflects the merger of the House and Senate […]

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Physician- and patient-focused content providers hope to unify content offerings and advertising platforms HCPlexus (Darien, CT), owners of a well-regarded physicians’ reference, The Little Blue Book (TLBB), have announced an alliance with Healthline Networks (San Francisco), an online health-content aggregator […]

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Physician- and patient-focused content providers hope to unify content offerings and advertising platforms HCPlexus (Darien, CT), owners of a well-regarded physicians’ reference, The Little Blue Book (TLBB), have announced an alliance with Healthline Networks (San Francisco), an online health-content aggregator […]

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There are new processing and compliance challenges that must be addressed   President Obama succeeded in his efforts to pass legislation to reform healthcare. The entire nation watched this unfold during the presidential election season of 2008, and throughout the […]

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There are new processing and compliance challenges that must be addressed   President Obama succeeded in his efforts to pass legislation to reform healthcare. The entire nation watched this unfold during the presidential election season of 2008, and throughout the […]

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Annual gathering of sample-accountability professionals will look at compliance, alternative sampling, fraud and abuse prevention The agenda is set for the 20th PDMA Sharing Conference, organized by the PDMA Alliance (pdmaalliance.org), to be held in San Diego on Oct. 3-6. […]

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Annual gathering of sample-accountability professionals will look at compliance, alternative sampling, fraud and abuse prevention The agenda is set for the 20th PDMA Sharing Conference, organized by the PDMA Alliance (pdmaalliance.org), to be held in San Diego on Oct. 3-6. […]

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Health benefits company takes a position on how it will use CER in formulary decisions Health benefits management company WellPoint has released standardized comparative effectiveness guidelines, which it says will be used in establishing drug formulary positions and, ultimately, in […]

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