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    Pharmacy Benefit Managers: Mafia of the Pharmaceutical Industry

    Pharmacy Benefit Managers: The Mafia of the Pharmaceutical Industry   The healthcare costs in the United States have steadily risen over the years. This has made it almost impossible for ordinary people to obtain early and ongoing medical attention, properly manage their health conditions, and stay away from serious illnesses…

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  • Pharmaceutical GPO’s

    Learning More about the Largest Pharmaceutical GPO’s in the Country

    Learning More about the Largest Pharmaceutical GPO’s in the Country   “There’s power in numbers.” You’ve probably heard this phrase thousands of times and think of it as a cliché. However, this statement has never been truer particularly when it comes to the pharmaceutical industry, and it’s brought to life…

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  • opioid epidemic

    Is Big Pharma the Reason Behind the U.S.’s Opioid Epidemic?

    Is Big Pharma the Reason Behind the U.S.’s Opioid Epidemic?   The opioid epidemic is one of the biggest healthcare problems that the United States faces. Opioid addiction can lead to severe respiratory depression (i.e. slow breathing rate) as well as possible deterioration of the brain, and it can even…

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  • ObamaCare

    Obamacare Is a Failure, According to Pharmacists

    Obamacare Is a Failure, According to Pharmacists The Affordable Care Act has stirred up a lot of opinions in the years since it was created. Many appreciate the fact that it enables coverage for those who have pre-existing conditions and would otherwise not be eligible for health insurance. However, a…

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  • Wholesaler Drug Price War

    Wholesaler Drug Price War Threatens As Shares Continue to Dive

    Wholesaler Drug Price War Threatens As Shares Continue to Dive With the slump of shares of the three largest drug distributors last week, analysts are now talking about a looming wholesaler drug price war. This was after McKesson Corp. reported results for the second quarter of the 2017 fiscal year…

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  • McKesson

    McKesson Shares Plummet from Delays in Drug Price Hikes

    McKesson Shares Plummet from Delays in Drug Price Hikes Executives of drug wholesaler, McKesson Corporation, are not happy about the trend of price increases and how low these price increases are, on branded pharmaceuticals. Not only did the company’s earnings and revenues fail to meet the forecasts but also, the…

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    Specialty Pharmacy’s Leading Strategist

    CSI Specialty Group CSI Specialty Group is a globally recognized, WBE Certified Leadership Consulting Firm dedicated to providing solutions that continually elevate their clients within the specialty pharmacy industry. Their specialty pharmacy areas of expertise include: Consulting Strategy Talent Acquisition Manufacturer Services Workforce Planning Buildout They have extensive expertise helping…

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  • Wise Choice Pharmacy Summit

    Wise Choice Pharmacy Summit

    American Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance Empowers Pharmaceutical Professionals During the Wise Choice Pharmacy Summit ORLANDO, FLORIDA (PRWEB) OCTOBER 05, 2016 The American Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance, APPA, is thanking all the participants that were present during the Wise Choice Pharmacy Summit that happened recently. The event, held in Orlando, Florida, brought together…

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  • Wise Choice Pharmacy Summit – A Success to share with you

    APPA would like to thank all the sponsors, vendors, presenters and participants who attended the Wise Choice Pharmacy Summit and made it a success. The Wise Choice Pharmacy Summit was held on Saturday, September 24th, in Orlando, Florida. All the segments of the presentations were informative and educational. A lot…

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  • Independent Pharmacy Owner

    The Face of the Independent Pharmacy Owner

    The Face of the Independent Pharmacy Owner Becoming an independent pharmacy owner is probably the “American Dream” for anyone associated in the industry. Healthcare, after all, is a lucrative sector, and being a source of medication, medical tools and niche services is profitable business. An independent pharmacy is not affiliated…

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