Mallinckrodt to Pay $15M to Settle False Claims Liability
The United Kingdom-based drug maker wooed doctors with lavish dinners and entertainment.
Strategy29 Texas Hospitals Sue Drugmakers for Opioid Crisis
The move comes more than a week after the state of Oklahoma won its landmark lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson...
FinanceCelgene Sells Otezla to Amgen for $13.4B, Bristol-Myers Squibb Announces
The announcement is the latest development as New York-based Bristol-Myers Squibb looks to close on its purchase of Celgene.
FinanceSpecialty Drugs Account for 40% of Employers' Drug Costs
A survey found that specialty drugs have an outsized impact on employer prescription drug spending.
Clinical CareEPA Ban on Sewering Hazardous Waste Drugs Takes Effect Wednesday
The sewering ban, one of the more stringent changes outlined in EPA's rule, is the only part of the rule...
StrategyRite Aid Names Heyward Donigan as New CEO
Heyward Donigan takes the reins as Rite Aid and rivals CVS Health and Walgreens Boots Alliance battle to extend their...
Louisiana Signs Up for 'Subscription' to Hep C Treatment
Deal with drug company will cap the states' treatment costs.
FinanceCVS Beats Q2 Expectations, as Revenues Swell 35%
Although its Aetna acquisition still awaits final approval from a judge, CVS Health cited it and other positive developments for...
Clinical CareRWJBarnabas Develops ICU Pharmacy Team Model
A first-of-its-kind intensive training program gives non-specialist pharmacists confidence to deal with complex and critical medication issues for ICU patients.
StrategyDrugmakers Master Rolling Out Their Own Generics To Stifle Competition
Critics say authorized generics hurt long-term competition and often perversely increase costs, even in the short term.
StrategyAzar Outlines Drug Importation Plan After Reversing His Position
The breadth of the plan's impact will depend in large part on proposals brought forward by the industry.
Clinical CareHow To Get A Cheaper Prescription Before Leaving The Doctor's Office
A growing number of health systems and insurers providing real-time drug pricing information to physicians so they can help patients...