Pharmacy News

Transaction Data Systems Acquires PrescribeWellness Business From Tabula Rasa HealthCare

Tabula Rasa HealthCare has announced the sale of its PrescribeWellness business, a provider of best-in-class patient relationship management solutions, to Transaction Data Systems (TDS). The companies also announced a strategic partnership to offer TRHC's proprietary MedWise Science.

Integra 2022 Conference: See What Happened in San Antonio

Integra thanks all who traveled to San Antonio for the Integra 2022 Conference for classes, CEs, breakout sessions, one-on-one meetings with Integra product experts, and a first look at Integra Axys — the game-changing, long-term care pharmacy management system that Integra is developing.

NCPA Cheers FTC Probe of PBMs: Huge Win for Consumers, Pharmacies

The National Community Pharmacists Association is hailing a move by the Federal Trade Commission to proceed with a 6(b) study of pharmacy benefit managers and anticompetitive business practices. After the commission in February split 2-2 on a proposal to launch a...

American Pharmacists Association 2022 Awards and Honors at APhA2022

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) has announced recipients of the profession wide awards as part of the American Pharmacists Association 2022 Awards and Honors Program. Honorees were officially recognized at APhA2022, which was held March 18–21, 2022. The APhA Awards...

National Pharmacy Groups Warn FDA Decision On COVID-19 Oral Antivirals Hurts Patients

NCPA, APhA, ASCP, ASHP, and NASPA have issued a statement in response to the FDA’s decision to authorize the Pfizer COVID-19 oral antiviral but specifically prevent pharmacists from writing the prescriptions.

Script Health Launches Paxlovid Pharmacy Prescribing Petition

Script Health has launched a petition on to allow pharmacists to prescribe Paxlovid and save lives. Pfizer’s life-saving Paxlovid pill is a scientific breakthrough with the potential to save countless lives and curtail the length of this horrible pandemic. But a clause in the FDA’s emergency authorization means that prescriptions for Paxlovid and Molnupiravir can only be issued by physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.

OmniSYS Acquired By XIFIN

XIFIN has announced the strategic acquisition of OmniSYS, further expanding on XIFIN’s role as a top provider of solutions and services that streamline and optimize the billing and claims process, provide healthcare leaders with greater business visibility, and support patient engagement.

The New Integra X Files™ – Game-Changing Insights for LTC

The Integra X Files will share information via a bi-weekly blog that will be co-written by long-time industry consultant Paul Baldwin, Baldwin Health Policy Group and a monthly podcast hosted by Frances Nahas, Chief Strategy Officer for RedSail Technologies, and Jim McDonald, VP of Sales for Integra.

Arete Pharmacy Network and Pharmacy Providers of Oklahoma Join To Form AlignRx

Arete Pharmacy Network, LLC, and Pharmacy Providers of Oklahoma, Inc. (PPOk), have created joint venture called AlignRx, LLC, which is the nation’s largest independent pharmacy services administrative organization (PSAO). AlignRx will operate as a Public Benefit Limited Liability Corporation.