Covid-19This Small Canadian Drugmaker Wants to Make J&J Vaccines for Poor Nations. It Needs More Than a Patent Waiver.
As coronavirus deaths ravage Brazil and India and other countries across the globe, pressure to force J&J, AstraZeneca, Novavax, Pfizer...
Covid-19COVID Shot in the Arm Not Enough to Keep Pharmacies in Business
It's too early to quantify just how many pharmacies succumbed to COVID and assess how patients will be affected.
FinanceCVS Posts Total Revenues of $69.1B, Driven By Broad Growth
CVS also raised its full year guidance, with an EPS from continuing operations in the range of $6.24 to $6.36.
StrategyDemocrats Eye Medicare Negotiations to Lower Drug Prices
President Joe Biden, progressives and moderates support proposals that would generally allow the government to set restrictions on brand-name drugs.
StrategyBCBS Minn. Sues Pharma Bro's Old Company
The Eagan, Minnesota-based health insurer alleges that Phoenixus and its U.S. subsidiary Vyera schemed to raise the price of its...
StrategyPhRMA says Hospitals Hike Patients' Drug Prices, Reap Profits
The accusations come just days after a RAND Corporation report noted that U.S. consumers pay 2.56 times more for prescription...
Covid-19When Your Chance for a Covid Shot Comes, Don't Worry About the Numbers
There are five reasons experts say you should take the J&J shot ? assuming the FDA authorizes it ? if...
StrategyStates Move Ahead With Canada Drug Importation While Awaiting Signal From Biden
The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, an industry trade group, filed suit in federal court in Washington, D.C., to...
Covid-19Remdesivir, Given to Half of Hospitalized Covid Patients in U.S., Is Big Win for Gilead — Boosted by Taxpayers
As U.S. infections climb above 24 million, doctors with no other FDA-approved treatment options are now prescribing remdesivir to half...
Revenue CycleAMA Announces New CPT Code for Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine
The AMA also created a new HCPCS Level II code for the vaccine's administration.
TechnologyArizona-based Pharmacy Suffers Breach Impacting More Than 130K Individuals
GenRx terminated the cybercriminals' access to the pharmacy's systems within one day.
StrategyThe Justice Department Sues Walmart, Accusing It of Illegally Dispensing Opioids
Two years after the Trump administration walked away from charging Walmart criminally for its role in the opioid crisis, the...