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When a company as big as Amazon takes a leap, industries turn their heads and wait to see where it will land. The Seattle-based company started as an online ...

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The GST council is mulling a proposal that makes it mandatory for hospitals to split medicines & services bill.

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States Take Administrative Actions to Curb Medicaid Drug Costs

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Pharmacy benefit managers can provide payers with cost-effective prescription drug purchases, but sometimes can profit at the expense of payers.

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Assistant Dean for Medical Center Affairs Pharmacy Practice and Science, Dr. Robert Weber, goes through paper work in his office, in the The James Cancer ...

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An E-prescribing system provides a secure means to electronically connect patients, healthcare providers, pharmacies and pharmacy benefits managers (PBMs).


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