Drug Information

50 Stories Part 44: It’s A Disaster | 11/11/2020

… the COVID-19 pandemic. In 1970, the idea of a two-day concert with accompanying sex, drugs and rock and roll was considered enough of a pending disaster to cause the formation of the Drug Information Centre. In 2013, Calgary faced an actual disaster, with major flooding in Calgary, High River and surrounding communities. More than 100,000 people were directly impacted with many losing their homes and some losing their …

Pharmacy Intern – WALGREENS – Saint Johnsbury, VT | 11/9/2020

… VT Job Objectives Learn to provide the best patient experience through assisting the pharmacist and pharmacy team members in accordance with state and federal regulations. Responsible for using pharmacy systems to obtain patient and drug information and process prescriptions. Models and delivers a distinctive and delightful customer experience. Learns and champions pharmacy policy, procedures, and customer service best practices needed to perform as a future pharmacist. Job Responsibilities/Tasks Customer …

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Pharmacy Intern – WALGREENS – Barre, VT | 11/9/2020

Pharmacy Intern ‚Äì WALGREENS ‚Äì Barre, VT Job Objectives Learn to provide the best patient experience through assisting the pharmacist and pharmacy team members in accordance with state and federal regulations. Responsible for using pharmacy systems to obtain patient and drug information and process prescriptions. Models and delivers a distinctive and delightful customer experience. Learns and champions pharmacy policy, procedures, and customer service best practices needed to perform as a …

Pharmacy Technician | 11/9/2020

… under direct supervision, in the practice of pharmacy. Assists the pharmacist in the performance of other Pharmacy Department duties in accordance with Company policies and procedures.Responsible for using pharmacy systems to obtain patient and drug information and process prescriptions. If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers.Models and delivers a distinctive and delightful …

Certified Pharmacy Technician | 11/8/2020

… under direct supervision, in the practice of pharmacy. Assists the pharmacist in the performance of other Pharmacy Department duties in accordance with Company policies and procedures.Responsible for using pharmacy systems to obtain patient and drug information and process prescriptions. If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers.Models and delivers a distinctive and delightful …

Certified Pharmacy Technician | 11/8/2020

… under direct supervision, in the practice of pharmacy. Assists the pharmacist in the performance of other Pharmacy Department duties in accordance with Company policies and procedures.Responsible for using pharmacy systems to obtain patient and drug information and process prescriptions. If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers.Models and delivers a distinctive and delightful …

Certified Pharmacy Technician | 11/8/2020

… under direct supervision, in the practice of pharmacy. Assists the pharmacist in the performance of other Pharmacy Department duties in accordance with Company policies and procedures.Responsible for using pharmacy systems to obtain patient and drug information and process prescriptions. If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers.Models and delivers a distinctive and delightful …

Certified Pharmacy Technician | 11/8/2020

… under direct supervision, in the practice of pharmacy. Assists the pharmacist in the performance of other Pharmacy Department duties in accordance with Company policies and procedures.Responsible for using pharmacy systems to obtain patient and drug information and process prescriptions. If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers.Models and delivers a distinctive and delightful …

Wolters Kluwer 2020 Nine-Month Trading Update Amsterdam Stock Exchange:WKL | Globe Newswire | 10/30/2020

… timing of print book orders. In Clinical Solutions, our clinical decision tools UpToDate and UpToDate Advanced, used by 2.5 million clinicians worldwide, saw strong growth driven by renewals, upsells, and customer wins. Our clinical drug information products sustained robust growth reflecting cross-selling efforts by the integrated sales force. With hospital budgets facing pressure, patient engagement revenues remained weak in the first nine months. In Learning, Research & Practice, a step …

The Role of the Patient Information Leaflet in Patients’Medication Therapy: A Case Study within the Kumasi Metropolis of Ghana | 10/23/2020

… them read the information on the drug leaflets whilst the remaining 33.3% did not. Ultimately, 62.4% of those who read the PI leaflets were influenced to discontinue their medication. In conclusion, reading of the drug information leaflet was higher than that found in previous studies in Ghana. Reading the leaflet did not increase adherence but aroused anxiety and decreased adherence in some patients. A large number of the patients who …

111, Inc. and Shanghai Uniondrug Information Technology Join Hands to Advance Innovation in Commercial Insurance Payment | PR Newswire | 10/16/2020

SHANGHAI On September 24 , 111, Inc. (NASDAQ: YI ) (“111”) and Shanghai Uniondrug Information Technology Co., Ltd (“Shanghai Uniondrug”) officially signed a strategic partnership agreement (the “Agreement”). The two companies will share resources and leverage each company’s expertise to build a multiple-layer partnership covering various fields. They will jointly promote commercial insurance innovation and explorations in oncology drug retail and diversified healthcare services, and provide integrated solutions for pharmaceutical companies …

Tips for Hiring a Nyc Podiatrist | 10/16/2020

SHANGHAI , Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – On September 24 , 111, Inc. (NASDAQ: YI ) (“111”) and Shanghai Uniondrug Information Technology Co., Ltd (“Shanghai Uniondrug”) officially signed a strategic partnership agreement (the “Agreement”). The two companies will share resources and leverage each company’s expertise to build a multiple-layer partnership covering various fields. They will jointly promote commercial insurance innovation and explorations in oncology drug retail and diversified healthcare services, and provide integrated …

111, Inc. and Shanghai Uniondrug Information Technology Join Hands to Advance Innovation in Commercial Insurance Payment - GuruFocus.com | 10/15/2020

Building a Closed-Loop Healthcare Ecosystem Empowered by Technologies PR Newswire SHANGHAI, Oct. 15, 2020 SHANGHAI , Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – On September 24 , 111, Inc. (NASDAQ: YI) (“111”) and Shanghai Uniondrug Information Technology Co., Ltd (“Shanghai Uniondrug”) officially signed a strategic partnership agreement (the “Agreement”). The two companies will share resources and leverage each company’s expertise to build a multiple-layer partnership covering various fields. They will jointly promote commercial …

[FR] All Documents | 10/14/2020

… PDF Page 65075 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: Euticals Inc. has applied to be registered as a bulk manufacturer of basic class(es) of controlled substance(s). Refer to Supplemental Information listed below for further drug information . Synthcon, LLC FR Document: 2020-22690 Citation: 85 FR 65074 PDF Pages 65074-65075 (2 pages) Permalink Abstract: Synthcon, LLC has applied to be registered as a bulk manufacturer of basic class(es) of controlled substance …

Broward may offer crisis payday advances to workers | 10/9/2020

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[FR] All Documents | 10/6/2020

… Page 63142 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: Eli Elsohly Laboratories has applied to be registered as a bulk manufacturer of basic class(es) of controlled substance(s). Refer to Supplemental Information listed below for further drug information . Halo Pharmaceutical, Inc. FR Document: 2020-22076 Citation: 85 FR 63141 PDF Page 63141 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: Halo Pharmaceutical, Inc. has applied to be registered as a bulk manufacturer of basic class(es) of …

17 deaths related to methanol-spiked hand sanitizer but FDA limited in actions | 10/6/2020

… permanently blind. The case was part of a disturbing trend that toxicologists in New Mexico and Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults who had been poisoned by methanol, making it “absolutely clear that …

String of fatal poisonings from toxic hand sanitizer highlights limits of FDA powers | 10/2/2020

… permanently blind. The case was part of a disturbing trend that toxicologists in New Mexico and Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults who had been poisoned by methanol, making it “absolutely clear that …

String of Fatal Poisonings from Ingestion of Toxic Hand Sanitizer Highlights Limits of FDA Powers - FairWarning | 10/2/2020

… permanently blind. The case was part of a disturbing trend that toxicologists in New Mexico and Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults who had been poisoned by methanol, making it “absolutely clear that …

FDA warns of methanol-tainted hand sanitizer — but can’t force companies to recall it | NBC News | 10/1/2020

… permanently blind. The case was part of a disturbing trend that toxicologists in New Mexico and Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults who had been poisoned by methanol, making it “absolutely clear that …

FDA warns of methanol-tainted hand sanitizer — but can't force companies to recall it | NBC News | 10/1/2020

… permanently blind. The case was part of a disturbing trend that toxicologists in New Mexico and Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults who had been poisoned by methanol, making it “absolutely clear that …

American Regent Introduces Tralement™ (trace elements injection 4*, USP) | PR Newswire | 9/30/2020

… email protected] ; Fax: 1-610-650-0170; Phone: 1-800-734-9236 ADEs may also be reported to the FDA: 1-800-FDA-1088 or to www.fda.gov/medwatch Drug Information: 1-888-354-4855 ( 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern Time , Monday – Friday) For urgent drug information outside of normal business hours, assistance is available at: 1-877-845-6371 About American Regent American Regent, Inc., a Daiichi Sankyo Group company, is a top-10 injectable manufacturer. For over 50 years, American Regent has …

John Paul Woodworth, 53, Marksville | 9/29/2020

PHARMACIST (Rotating Part Time / Fox Chase Cancer Center) Company MEMBERS ONLY SIGN UP NOW Job Description PHARMACIST (Rotating Part Time / Fox Chase Cancer Center)’,’201042’,’! !The pharmacist is responsible for assuring timely, accurate and safe provision of medication, drug information , and therapeutic drug monitoring. They also manage the drug distribution system via oversight of the work of pharmacy technicians and interns. Pharmacists support the mission of the department and the …

Clinical Pharmacist Home Infusion Ronkonkoma NY - UnitedHealth Group - Ronkonkoma, NY | 9/28/2020

… of doing your life’s best work.(sm) The Clinical Pharmacist for Clinical Services develops and maintains therapeutic and medication protocols and decision tools. Develops policies and procedures, medication reviews, and provides clinical support and drug information resources to Diplomat associates, providers, and its patients. Primary Responsibilities: Establish and maintain effective professional relationships with clinical staff, other internal departments, pharmaceutical companies, clients and prescribers Develop and review training, educational, and marketing …

Commentary: A COVID-19 vaccine is one thing. Getting Americans to take it is another | Op Eds | ArcaMax Publishing | 9/24/2020

… Page 60269 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: Fisher Clinical Services, Inc. has applied to be registered as an importer of basic class(es) of controlled substance(s). Refer to SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION listed below for further drug information . Economic Development Administration Notice Trade Adjustment Assistance; Determination of Eligibility FR Document: 2020-21093 Citation: 85 FR 60130 PDF Page 60130 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: The Economic Development Administration (EDA) has received petitions for certification …

COVID-19

50 Stories Part 44: It’s A Disaster | 11/11/2020

Image: The Distress Centre contact centre sits empty in March 2020 after we took our operations fully remote in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In 1970, the idea of a two-day concert with accompanying sex, drugs and rock and roll was considered enough of a pending disaster to cause the formation of the Drug Information Centre. In 2013, Calgary faced an actual disaster, with major flooding in Calgary …

Medical Education

Wolters Kluwer 2020 Nine-Month Trading Update Amsterdam Stock Exchange:WKL | Globe Newswire | 10/30/2020

drug information products sustained robust growth reflecting cross-selling efforts by the integrated sales force. With hospital budgets facing pressure, patient engagement revenues remained weak in the first nine months. In Learning, Research & Practice, a step up in digital content for continuing medical education and a rebound in orders for educational and practice books boosted third quarter revenues. Our medical research platform, Ovid, and digital medical journals recorded good growth …

Food and Drug Administration

17 deaths related to methanol-spiked hand sanitizer but FDA limited in actions | 10/6/2020

… Mexico and Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made … is toxic to humans. It’s a vivid example of the Food and Drug Administration’s lack of authority to crack down on dangerous over-the-counter drugs, a category that includes hand sanitizers. The FDA has …

Medicaid

Commentary: A COVID-19 vaccine is one thing. Getting Americans to take it is another | Op Eds | ArcaMax Publishing | 9/24/2020

… MSHRAC). This is a virtual meeting. It is open to the public, limited only by web conference… Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2020-21092 Citation … substance(s). Refer to SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION listed below for further drug information. Economic Development Administration Notice Trade Adjustment Assistance; Determination of Eligibility FR Document: 2020-21093 Citation: 85 FR 60130 PDF Page 60130 (1 page) Permalink …

Medicare

Commentary: A COVID-19 vaccine is one thing. Getting Americans to take it is another | Op Eds | ArcaMax Publishing | 9/24/2020

… Committee (MSHRAC). This is a virtual meeting. It is open to the public, limited only by web conference… Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2020-21092 … substance(s). Refer to SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION listed below for further drug information. Economic Development Administration Notice Trade Adjustment Assistance; Determination of Eligibility FR Document: 2020-21093 Citation: 85 FR 60130 PDF Page 60130 (1 page) Permalink …

Clinical Decision Support

MIMS Myanmar - Drug Information, Disease, News | 9/15/2020

clinical decision support they need at the point of care. The MIMS Mobile app for Android™/ IOS™ is available for free.For more information, visit www.mims.com/mobile-app Key features available in our app:Drug Information• Search for drug dosing information or specific drug interactions, and find the answers you need in seconds with our concise and comprehensive drug database. • Based on locally-approved prescribing information, drug monographs are written and …

Patient Engagement

DIA Virtual Global Annual Meeting Provides Collaborative Forum for Life Sciences Community Worldwide - Business Wire | 6/10/2020

… patient engagement, regulatory science, translational science, and value and access. Registrants will also have access to DIA Now , the organization’s comprehensive educational resource that helps professionals stay ahead of trends, expand their knowledge base and gain insights. To learn more and register for DIA 2020, visit www.DIAglobal.org/DIA2020 . About DIA DIA (founded as the Drug Information Association) is a global association that mobilizes life science professionals from across all areas …

ASHP

Exclusive: Potential Coronavirus Treatment Touted by Trump Already in Shortage - Pharmacists | U.S. News & World Report | 3/19/2020

… ASHP). The ASHP, which maintains a list of drugs in shortage independent of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s list, plans to add the generic malaria drug hydroxychloroquine to its list of shortages later on Thursday, according to Erin Fox, senior director of drug information at University of Utah Health, who maintains the shortages list for the ASHP. The FDA could not be immediately reached for comment, but hydroxychloroquine is …

Patient Safety

Kit Check Includes Codonics Safe Label System as Partner in “Works With Kit Check” Program | Business Wire | 12/4/2019

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec 4, 2019– Kit Check , the leader in automated medication management solutions for hospitals, today announced that Codonics , the leader in patient safety and image documentation solutions, will be part of the “Works With Kit Check” program, a medication intelligence platform enabling hospital technology to make use of pre-tagged drug information. Codonics solutions will be capable of reading pre-tagged drugs and seamlessly accessing those drugs …

Electronic Medical Record

Kit Check Includes Codonics Safe Label System as Partner in “Works With Kit Check” Program | Business Wire | 12/4/2019

… of the “Works With Kit Check” program, a medication intelligence platform enabling hospital technology to make use of pre-tagged drug information. Codonics solutions will be capable of reading pre-tagged drugs and seamlessly accessing … Commission-compliant syringe label that can be read into the electronic medical record (EMR), helping to electronically reduce errors made during the selection, preparation and administration of medications. Combined, the two technologies will create the …

Clinical Research

Twenty percent better with 20 micrograms? A qualitative study of psychedelic microdosing self-rapports and discussions on YouTube | 11/28/2019

… clinical research. However, one weakness of the results from drug forum data might be a tilt in the demographic profile towards a more knowledgeable or specialized type of drug user than average, which possibly reduces the generalizability of results. We wanted to further develop our method to obtain broader data, both demographically and in terms of content. Noticing the growing range of drug information, user stories, or disclosure of drug …

Formulary Management

Clinical Pharmacist | 11/27/2019

formulary management for prior authorizations and coverage determination requests. Monitors quality of prior authorization and coverage determination requests for our Medicare and Medicaid lines of business. Monitors pharmacy performance to ensure all regulatory state and federal contractural requirements are met. Develops and maintains medication protocols and decision tools. Develops policies and procedures, present medication reviews at Pharmacy & Therapeutic Committee meetings and provides a source of drug information to WellCare associates …

University of Utah

Mounting drug shortages delay treatments for patients with bladder cancer | CNBC | 11/27/2019

drug information and support services at the University of Utah Health, whose team has been tracking national drug shortages for almost 20 years. “Probably in the last two or three years, it’s really gotten significantly worse.” The reason brings a bitter sense of irony: at a time when the drug industry is under siege for its high prices, this problem is caused by prices that are too low. “In general …

Substance Abuse

Abuse Drug Treatment Pro-gram 10948 | 11/18/2019

Alternative programs that move felony drug offenders to substance abuse treatment programs instead of prison terms can save-the U.S. Implementation-educate parents, team, and students; sponsor drug-free activities; identify and recommend substance abusers … serene and therapeutic medicine rehabilitation atmosphere. The family education and drug information programs, family intervention treatment services, and substance abuse counseling treatment services of Seabrook House have now been nationally recognized. If you think you …

HIPAA

Pharmacist- PRN - Aspen, CO, , USA #jobs #Aspen pls RT | 11/14/2019

… In Pharmacist Co Jobs In Pharmacist Job Summary: Clinical staff pharmacists fill orders for medications, monitor patient medication therapies, provide drug information, and supervise and direct support personnel. In the absence of the pharmacy manager … Adheres to federal, state and hospital rules and regulations concerning HIPAA privacy and security. Follows Hospital compliance plan and policies, including the Code of Conduct. Participates in required training for compliance related activities (HIPAA, Compliance …

HIPAA Privacy

Pharmacist- PRN - Aspen, CO, , USA #jobs #Aspen pls RT | 11/14/2019

… In Pharmacist Co Jobs In Pharmacist Job Summary: Clinical staff pharmacists fill orders for medications, monitor patient medication therapies, provide drug information, and supervise and direct support personnel. In the absence of the pharmacy manager … Adheres to federal, state and hospital rules and regulations concerning HIPAA privacy and security. Follows Hospital compliance plan and policies, including the Code of Conduct. Participates in required training for compliance related activities (HIPAA, Compliance …

Clinical Documentation

Pharmacist- PRN - Aspen, CO, , USA #jobs #Aspen pls RT | 11/14/2019

… In Pharmacist Co Jobs In Pharmacist Job Summary: Clinical staff pharmacists fill orders for medications, monitor patient medication therapies, provide drug information, and supervise and direct support personnel. In the absence of the pharmacy manager … learning III COMPLIANCE WITH RULES, REGULATIONS AND POLICIES Records pertinent clinical documentation in accordance with regulatory requirements, professional standards and hospital policy. Adheres to federal, state and hospital rules and regulations concerning HIPAA privacy and …

Antimicrobial Stewardship

Pharmacist- PRN - Avon, CO, , USA #jobs #Avon pls RT | 11/12/2019

… In Pharmacist Co Jobs In Pharmacist Job Summary: Clinical staff pharmacists fill orders for medications, monitor patient medication therapies, provide drug information, and supervise and direct support personnel. In the absence of the pharmacy manager … consult service, renal dosing services, IV to PO switch services, antimicrobial stewardship services, and any other therapeutic drug management per organizational protocols Maintains records pertaining to all phases of drug and supply ordering, storage, and …

Biosimilars

News - Full Story | 11/7/2019

GATINEAU, Quebec , Nov. 6, 2019 /CNW/ – The Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines (ASBM) today released an abstract from a forthcoming white paper that provides a comprehensive overview of the evolution of the European biosimilars market. The abstract was released in conjunction with the Drug Information Association (DIA) Annual Canadian Meeting, an annual meeting of Canadian health regulators and pharmaceutical manufacturers, held this year in Gatineau, Quebec . The full whitepaper will …

Specialty Drug Management

Adherence to Prescribed Therapy for Lung Cancer: AscellaHealth Clinical & Educational Programs Extend High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Lower Costs | Business Wire | 11/6/2019

… specialty drug management, formulary management services/rebates, competitive pricing and innovative discounting, drug utilization review, case management services/therapy management, clinical review/prior authorization, pharmacy and therapeutic management committee, flexible claims adjudication system, drug information and news reporting. About AscellaHealth AscellaHealth , a specialty pharmacy benefit manager (SPBM), serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, offers high quality prescription drug benefit management services. Complemented by other customizable services, such as carved-out …

Case Management

Adherence to Prescribed Therapy for Lung Cancer: AscellaHealth Clinical & Educational Programs Extend High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Lower Costs | Business Wire | 11/6/2019

case management services/therapy management, clinical review/prior authorization, pharmacy and therapeutic management committee, flexible claims adjudication system, drug information and news reporting. About AscellaHealth AscellaHealth , a specialty pharmacy benefit manager (SPBM), serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, offers high quality prescription drug benefit management services. Complemented by other customizable services, such as carved-out specialty pharmacy services and cost-savings programs, AscellaHealth provides a unique, proprietary service portfolio. Visit …

Pharmacy Benefit Management

Adherence to Prescribed Therapy for Lung Cancer: AscellaHealth Clinical & Educational Programs Extend High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Lower Costs | Business Wire | 11/6/2019

pharmacy benefit management option that includes specialty drug management, formulary management services/rebates, competitive pricing and innovative discounting, drug utilization review, case management services/therapy management, clinical review/prior authorization, pharmacy and therapeutic management committee, flexible claims adjudication system, drug information and news reporting. About AscellaHealth AscellaHealth , a specialty pharmacy benefit manager (SPBM), serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, offers high quality prescription drug benefit management services. Complemented by other …

Utilization Review

Adherence to Prescribed Therapy for Lung Cancer: AscellaHealth Clinical & Educational Programs Extend High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Lower Costs | Business Wire | 11/6/2019

… utilization review, case management services/therapy management, clinical review/prior authorization, pharmacy and therapeutic management committee, flexible claims adjudication system, drug information and news reporting. About AscellaHealth AscellaHealth , a specialty pharmacy benefit manager (SPBM), serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, offers high quality prescription drug benefit management services. Complemented by other customizable services, such as carved-out specialty pharmacy services and cost-savings programs, AscellaHealth provides a unique, proprietary service …

Healthcare Communications

MIMS Group and Ashfield Healthcare Communications KK combine operations in Japan | 10/26/2019

MIMS Group and Ashfield Healthcare Communications KK combine operations in Japan Published on October 26, 2019 in Pharmaceutical News MIMS Group, Asia’s largest multi-channel provider of drug information, medical communications, events management and marketing services, and Ashfield Healthcare Communications KK, announced they have combined operations in Japan. The newly established organisation will be operating as MIMS Japan Co. Ltd. MIMS and Ashfield Healthcare Communications formed a strategic alliance in …

Clinical Operations

Boost clinical supply chain performance using digital technologies | FierceBiotech | 9/30/2019

… a commensurate return on investment (ROI). To help reverse ROI’s downward trajectory, biopharma companies of all sizes are reorganizing their clinical operations and reconfiguring clinical trials to increase efficiency, reduce cost, and better connect with … adherence reminders, recording health data, and providing patients with important drug information. The clinical supply chain can contribute to improving the patient experience by replacing traditional paper-based drug labels with more user-friendly electronic …

Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer 2020 Nine-Month Trading Update Amsterdam Stock Exchange:WKL | Globe Newswire | 10/30/2020

Wolters Kluwer 2020 Nine-Month Trading Update October 30, 2020 – Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in professional information, software solutions and services, today releases its scheduled 2020 nine-month trading update. Highlights Nine-month revenues … growth driven by renewals, upsells, and customer wins. Our clinical drug information products sustained robust growth reflecting cross-selling efforts by the integrated sales force. With hospital budgets facing pressure, patient engagement revenues remained weak …

Covenant Health Taps Wolters Kluwer to Standardize Care with UpToDate Advanced, Lexicomp | Business Wire | 9/19/2019

WALTHAM, Mass.- Wolters Kluwer, Health today announced that Covenant Health , a 10-hospital health system based in Knoxville, Tennessee, has added UpToDate ® Advanced and Lexicomp ® , its evidence-based interactive clinical decision support and drug information tools. The regional healthcare network opted to expand its longtime access to UpToDate at one hospital to all 10, as well as to approximately 100 clinics, spanning 23 counties in East Tennessee. “With nearly 1,500 …

Merck

Mounting drug shortages delay treatments for patients with bladder cancer | CNBC | 11/27/2019

Merck says its manufacturing team is working to get TICE BCG to more patients Source: CNBC Karen Hay felt like she had the cleanest floors in all of Pittsburgh. It was a miniscule bright side … been a longstanding problem,” said Erin Fox, senior director of drug information and support services at the University of Utah Health, whose team has been tracking national drug shortages for almost 20 years. “Probably in …

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ Announces Keynote Speakers for Directions in Oncology Pharmacy™ Fall Conference Series | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 10/2/2019

… speaker for the meeting on Nov. 9 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan in New York City. Handel oversees drug information resources, including the Drugs & Biologics Compendium and the Chemotherapy Order Templates, which facilitate … grants from Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Celgene Corporation; Eisai; Jazz Pharmaceuticals; Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.; and Pharmacyclics LLC, an AbbVie Company and Janssen Biotech, Inc. For more information and to register for the fall conference series …

AscellaHealth

Adherence to Prescribed Therapy for Lung Cancer: AscellaHealth Clinical & Educational Programs Extend High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Lower Costs | Business Wire | 11/6/2019

BERWYN, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov 6, 2019– In recognition of November as Lung Cancer Awareness Month , AscellaHealth , a specialty pharmacy benefit manager (SPBM), serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, urges all Americans to join efforts … authorization, pharmacy and therapeutic management committee, flexible claims adjudication system, drug information and news reporting. About AscellaHealth AscellaHealth , a specialty pharmacy benefit manager (SPBM), serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, offers high quality prescription drug …

AscellaHealth Supports Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly, Lauds Interdisciplinary Team Approach: September 2019 Is National PACE Month | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 9/12/2019

BERWYN, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 12, 2019– AscellaHealth , a national Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, fully supports the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE®) as a model … authorization, pharmacy and therapeutic management committee, flexible claims adjudication system, drug information and news reporting. About AscellaHealth AscellaHealth , a national PBM serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments offers high quality prescription drug management services along …

UpToDate

Covenant Health Taps Wolters Kluwer to Standardize Care with UpToDate Advanced, Lexicomp | Business Wire | 9/19/2019

WALTHAM, Mass.- Wolters Kluwer, Health today announced that Covenant Health , a 10-hospital health system based in Knoxville, Tennessee, has added UpToDate ® Advanced and Lexicomp ® , its evidence-based interactive clinical decision support and drug information tools. The regional healthcare network opted to expand its longtime access to UpToDate at one hospital to all 10, as well as to approximately 100 clinics, spanning 23 counties in East Tennessee. “With nearly 1,500 …

Covenant Health Taps Wolters Kluwer to Standardize Care with UpToDate Advanced, Lexicomp | Malvern Daily Record | 9/19/2019

Wolters Kluwer, Health today announced that Covenant Health , a 10-hospital health system based in Knoxville, Tennessee, has added UpToDate ® Advanced and Lexicomp ® , its evidence-based interactive clinical decision support and drug information tools. The regional healthcare network opted to expand its longtime access to UpToDate at one hospital to all 10, as well as to approximately 100 clinics, spanning 23 counties in East Tennessee. “With nearly 1,500 affiliated physicians …

Banner Health

Man dies, wife in critical condition after ingesting chloroquine phosphate hoping to stave off coronavirus - MarketWatch | 3/24/2020

… of taking chloroquine phosphate, the man in his 60s experienced “immediate effects” and had to be admitted to a nearby Banner Health hospital, the medical system in Arizona said in a press release Monday. His … Dr. Daniel Brooks, medical director of the Banner Poison and Drug Information Center. Chloroquine is especially not recommended for use by non-hospitalized patients. “We are strongly urging the medical community to not prescribe this …

Man dies after taking drug touted by Trump as virus treatment | CBS News | 3/24/2020

… also found in an anti-malaria medication that’s been touted by President Donald Trump as a treatment for COVID-19 . Banner Health said Monday that the couple in their 60s got sick within half an … to do so,” said Dr. Daniel Brooks, Banner Poison and Drug Information Center medical director. “The last thing that we want right now is to inundate our emergency departments with patients who believe they found …

Aspen Valley Hospital, Aspen CO

Pharmacist- PRN - Aspen, CO, , USA #jobs #Aspen pls RT | 11/14/2019

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Pharmacist- PRN - Avon, CO, , USA #jobs #Avon pls RT | 11/12/2019

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Covenant Health

Covenant Health Taps Wolters Kluwer to Standardize Care with UpToDate Advanced, Lexicomp | Business Wire | 9/19/2019

WALTHAM, Mass.- Wolters Kluwer, Health today announced that Covenant Health , a 10-hospital health system based in Knoxville, Tennessee, has added UpToDate ® Advanced and Lexicomp ® , its evidence-based interactive clinical decision support and drug information tools. The regional healthcare network opted to expand its longtime access to UpToDate at one hospital to all 10, as well as to approximately 100 clinics, spanning 23 counties in East Tennessee. “With nearly 1,500 …

Covenant Health Taps Wolters Kluwer to Standardize Care with UpToDate Advanced, Lexicomp | Malvern Daily Record | 9/19/2019

Wolters Kluwer, Health today announced that Covenant Health , a 10-hospital health system based in Knoxville, Tennessee, has added UpToDate ® Advanced and Lexicomp ® , its evidence-based interactive clinical decision support and drug information tools. The regional healthcare network opted to expand its longtime access to UpToDate at one hospital to all 10, as well as to approximately 100 clinics, spanning 23 counties in East Tennessee. “With nearly 1,500 affiliated physicians …

Intermountain Healthcare

Civica Rx Opens New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah | Globe Newswire | 4/23/2019

Intermountain Healthcare CEO, Dr. Marc Harrison; University of Utah Senior Director Drug Information Services, Erin Fox; and Civica Rx Chairman of the Board and the “brainchild” of Civica Rx, Dan Liljenquist, who is also SVP of Strategy at Intermountain Healthcare. U.S. Senators Mitt Romney and Mike Lee of Utah provided congratulatory video remarks. Lehi, referred to locally as “Silicon Slopes,” was chosen because it is centrally located amid Utah’s major …

Civica Rx Opens New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah | Benzinga | 4/22/2019

Intermountain Healthcare CEO, Dr. Marc Harrison; University of Utah Senior Director Drug Information Services, Erin Fox; and Civica Rx Chairman of the Board and the “brainchild” of Civica Rx, Dan Liljenquist, who is also SVP of Strategy at Intermountain Healthcare. U.S. Senators Mitt Romney and Mike Lee of Utah provided congratulatory video remarks. Lehi, referred to locally as “Silicon Slopes,” was chosen because it is centrally located amid Utah’s major …

Donald Trump

There’s scant evidence so far for chloroquine as a COVID-19 drug — but there’s already a shortage - MarketWatch | 3/31/2020

… 19. The decades-old malaria therapy, which is also used to treat lupus and rheumatoid arthritis, has particularly excited President Donald Trump, who has called it a “very successful drug.” However, in the 10 or … 9.22% since March 24, according to the University of Utah Drug Information Service. Chloroquine is generally prescribed less often than hydroxychloroquine because it has more side effects and tends to cost more, pharmacists say. “There …

Anthony Fauci

Can chloroquine really help treat coronavirus patients? | Science | The Guardian | 3/25/2020

… Arizona took a non-pharmaceutical version intended for use in killing parasites in home aquariums. Trump’s comments, for which Dr Anthony Fauci , the head of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said … Daniel Brooks , the medical director of the Banner poison and drug information centre in Phoenix. Already some patients who rely on chloroquine for other conditions – including lupus and rheumatoid arthritis – have complained about not being …

Doug Ducey

Man dies after taking drug touted by Trump as virus treatment | CBS News | 3/24/2020

… treat this virus, but self-medicating is not the way to do so,” said Dr. Daniel Brooks, Banner Poison and Drug Information Center medical director. “The last thing that we want right now is to … died previously from the disease. Both had underlying conditions. Gov. Doug Ducey said he’s working on an “economic protection plan” to help people struggling with the loss of income, but he did not outline details …

Erin Fox

Mounting drug shortages delay treatments for patients with bladder cancer | CNBC | 11/27/2019

… Erin Fox, senior director of drug information and support services at the University of Utah Health, whose team has been tracking national drug shortages for almost 20 years. “Probably in the last two or three years, it’s really gotten significantly worse.” The reason brings a bitter sense of irony: at a time when the drug industry is under siege for its high prices, this problem is caused by prices that …

Dea Belazi

Adherence to Prescribed Therapy for Lung Cancer: AscellaHealth Clinical & Educational Programs Extend High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Lower Costs | Business Wire | 11/6/2019

… cancer. Lung cancer accounts for more deaths than any other cancer, including breast, prostate and colon cancer combined,” explains says Dea Belazi, president and CEO, AscellaHealth. “This highlights the critical need to help members – beginning … authorization, pharmacy and therapeutic management committee, flexible claims adjudication system, drug information and news reporting. About AscellaHealth AscellaHealth , a specialty pharmacy benefit manager (SPBM), serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, offers high quality prescription drug …

Priti Shah

Covenant Health Taps Wolters Kluwer to Standardize Care with UpToDate Advanced, Lexicomp | Business Wire | 9/19/2019

… health system based in Knoxville, Tennessee, has added UpToDate ® Advanced and Lexicomp ® , its evidence-based interactive clinical decision support and drug information tools. The regional healthcare network opted to expand its longtime access to UpToDate … empower their clinicians with the best knowledge and evidence,” said Priti Shah, Vice President, Products and Solutions, Clinical Effectiveness at Wolters Kluwer, Health. “Using our expert solutions together enables organizations to align clinical decision-making …

Mandy Grubb Halford

Covenant Health Taps Wolters Kluwer to Standardize Care with UpToDate Advanced, Lexicomp | Business Wire | 9/19/2019

… health system based in Knoxville, Tennessee, has added UpToDate ® Advanced and Lexicomp ® , its evidence-based interactive clinical decision support and drug information tools. The regional healthcare network opted to expand its longtime access to UpToDate … health record and on their own using mobile apps,” said Mandy Grubb Halford, M.D., Vice President and Chief Medical Informatics Officer at Covenant Health. “I envision UpToDate and Lexicomp playing a key role in our …

Gary Herbert

Civica Rx Opens New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah | Globe Newswire | 4/23/2019

Gary Herbert; U.S. Congressman Ben McAdams (UT); Intermountain Healthcare CEO, Dr. Marc Harrison; University of Utah Senior Director Drug Information Services, Erin Fox; and Civica Rx Chairman of the Board and the “brainchild” of Civica Rx, Dan Liljenquist, who is also SVP of Strategy at Intermountain Healthcare. U.S. Senators Mitt Romney and Mike Lee of Utah provided congratulatory video remarks. Lehi, referred to locally as “Silicon Slopes,” was chosen because …

Marc Harrison

Civica Rx Opens New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah | Globe Newswire | 4/23/2019

Marc Harrison; University of Utah Senior Director Drug Information Services, Erin Fox; and Civica Rx Chairman of the Board and the “brainchild” of Civica Rx, Dan Liljenquist, who is also SVP of Strategy at Intermountain Healthcare. U.S. Senators Mitt Romney and Mike Lee of Utah provided congratulatory video remarks. Lehi, referred to locally as “Silicon Slopes,” was chosen because it is centrally located amid Utah’s major universities and has become …

Mitt Romney

Civica Rx Opens New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah | Globe Newswire | 4/23/2019

Drug Information Services, Erin Fox; and Civica Rx Chairman of the Board and the “brainchild” of Civica Rx, Dan Liljenquist, who is also SVP of Strategy at Intermountain Healthcare. U.S. Senators Mitt Romney and Mike Lee of Utah provided congratulatory video remarks. Lehi, referred to locally as “Silicon Slopes,” was chosen because it is centrally located amid Utah’s major universities and has become a hub for Utah’s start-up and …

Mike Lee

Civica Rx Opens New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah | Globe Newswire | 4/23/2019

Drug Information Services, Erin Fox; and Civica Rx Chairman of the Board and the “brainchild” of Civica Rx, Dan Liljenquist, who is also SVP of Strategy at Intermountain Healthcare. U.S. Senators Mitt Romney and Mike Lee of Utah provided congratulatory video remarks. Lehi, referred to locally as “Silicon Slopes,” was chosen because it is centrally located amid Utah’s major universities and has become a hub for Utah’s start-up and …

Martin VanTrieste

Civica Rx Opens New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah | Globe Newswire | 4/23/2019

… Utah Governor, Gary Herbert; U.S. Congressman Ben McAdams (UT); Intermountain Healthcare CEO, Dr. Marc Harrison; University of Utah Senior Director Drug Information Services, Erin Fox; and Civica Rx Chairman of the Board and the “brainchild … of patients by stabilizing the supply of generic medications,” said Martin VanTrieste, Civica Rx CEO. “Drug shortages strain hospital staff, lead to delayed surgeries and sub-optimal treatments for patients, and can lead to unpredictable …

Ben McAdams

Civica Rx Opens New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah | Globe Newswire | 4/23/2019

Ben McAdams (UT); Intermountain Healthcare CEO, Dr. Marc Harrison; University of Utah Senior Director Drug Information Services, Erin Fox; and Civica Rx Chairman of the Board and the “brainchild” of Civica Rx, Dan Liljenquist, who is also SVP of Strategy at Intermountain Healthcare. U.S. Senators Mitt Romney and Mike Lee of Utah provided congratulatory video remarks. Lehi, referred to locally as “Silicon Slopes,” was chosen because it is centrally located …

Dan Liljenquist

Civica Rx Opens New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah | Globe Newswire | 4/23/2019

Drug Information Services, Erin Fox; and Civica Rx Chairman of the Board and the “brainchild” of Civica Rx, Dan Liljenquist, who is also SVP of Strategy at Intermountain Healthcare. U.S. Senators Mitt Romney and Mike Lee of Utah provided congratulatory video remarks. Lehi, referred to locally as “Silicon Slopes,” was chosen because it is centrally located amid Utah’s major universities and has become a hub for Utah’s start-up and …

State of Arizona

17 deaths related to methanol-spiked hand sanitizer but FDA limited in actions | 10/6/2020

Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults who had been poisoned by methanol, making it “absolutely clear that there was something circulating in our state,” said Seifert, who notified New Mexico’s Department of Public …

String of fatal poisonings from toxic hand sanitizer highlights limits of FDA powers | 10/2/2020

Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults who had been poisoned by methanol, making it “absolutely clear that there was something circulating in our state,” said Seifert, who notified New Mexico’s Department of Public …

State of New Mexico

17 deaths related to methanol-spiked hand sanitizer but FDA limited in actions | 10/6/2020

New Mexico and Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults who had been poisoned by methanol, making it “absolutely clear that there was something circulating in our state,” said Seifert, who notified New Mexico’s …

String of fatal poisonings from toxic hand sanitizer highlights limits of FDA powers | 10/2/2020

New Mexico and Arizona caught wind of beginning in May. Dr. Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults who had been poisoned by methanol, making it “absolutely clear that there was something circulating in our state,” said Seifert, who notified New Mexico’s …

State of California

FDA warns of methanol-tainted hand sanitizer — but can't force companies to recall it | NBC News | 10/1/2020

This article was produced by FairWarning ( www.fairwarning.org ), a nonprofit news organization based in Southern California that focuses on public health, consumer, labor and environmental issues. You can sign up for their newsletter here . A 44 … Steven Seifert, medical director of the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, noticed that two adults had been hospitalized after drinking hand sanitizer made with methanol. In June, the center treated three more adults …

ClientEd Surpasses 230 Pet Medication Handouts to Help California Veterinarians Easily Comply with Lizzie’s Law | PRWeb | 6/16/2020

ClientEd Surpasses 230 Pet Medication Handouts to Help California Veterinarians Easily Comply with Lizzie’s Law Share Article To help California veterinary practices easily comply with Lizzie’s Law (Section 4829.5 of the Business and Professions Code … while increasing compliance. To that end, ClientEd included some 90 drug information handouts for clients by 1999. Today, we’re happy to say we’ve almost tripled that number, providing a robust, ready-to-go resource for …