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Large number of vets not receiving follow-up care for their sleep apnea, OIG says

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01/29/2020

WASHINGTON – The Veterans Health Administration is at risk of potentially spending $261.3 million over the next five years on sleep apnea devices and supplies that veterans will not use, according to the Office of Inspector General.

PromptCare boosts home infusion biz

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01/28/2020

NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. – The PromptCare Companies has acquired Hoffman Estates, Ill.-based Premier Specialty Infusion, further expanding its footprint in the Midwest.

EW keeps it fresh

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01/24/2020

TAMPA, Fla. – Organizers of this year’s Focus Conference want attendees to come away from the annual event feeling “refreshed and recharged,” they say.

NCPA calls on CMS to recognize pharmacists as care providers

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01/22/2020

WASHINGTON – The National Community Pharmacists Association is urging CMS to recognize pharmacist services beyond dispensing of medications.

Study: Screening older adults for OSA could save money

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01/21/2020

DARIEN, Ill. – Older adults with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea access healthcare more frequently and at a higher cost than those without, according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.

CVS adds 15 HealthHUBs in Texas

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01/14/2020

HOUSTON – CVS has rolled out HealthHUBs in 15 of its pharmacy locations across the greater Houston area, the company announced Jan. 13.

PHS expands in Texas

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01/08/2020

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Pediatric Home Service has partnered with The Care Group, a provider of respiratory care and enteral nutrition, to expand its offerings in Texas.

Pharmacist of the year: Condo's Steve Moore

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01/06/2020

PLATTSBURGH, NY – Steve Moore, owner of Condo Pharmacy in Plattsburgh, N.Y., has been named the 2019 Willard B.

UnitedHealth Group buys specialty pharmacy

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12/12/2019

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., and FLINT, Mich. – UnitedHealth Group’s Optum division will pay about $300 million to buy Diplomat, a provider of specialty pharmacy and infusion services, according to news reports.

Solara faces lawsuit over data breach

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12/11/2019

CHULA VISTA, Calif. – A patient has filed a class action lawsuit against Solara Medical Supplies, which recently disclosed a data breach that impacted about 114,000 patients.

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