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Rx

People welcome bigger Rx role

NEW YORK — As the nation’s two largest retail pharmacy chains invest to expand their capabilities in primary care, a new survey suggests that these initiatives are being welcomed by consumers. CVS Health has released “The Rx Report: A New Day in Retail Pharmacy,” highlighting the results of a CVS Health/Morning Consult survey that identified

Walmart+ adds Rx savings to list of perks

Walmart+ adds Rx savings to list of perks

BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Walmart is adding savings on prescription drugs to the list of perks offered to its Walmart+ members. The new members-only prescription savings program is called Walmart+ Rx for less, the retailer said Monday. “With Walmart+ Rx for less, we’re providing incredible value to Walmart+ members on the prescriptions they rely on most,”

Don’t cede the Rx market to Amazon

It’s finally happened: Amazon has announced its intention of entering the pharmacy business. With that announcement, the potential disruption of the retail pharmacy business in America has become, in an instant, a very real possibility. Given Amazon’s well-documented ability to upset the settled order of things, coupled with the online retailer’s proven success rate in

Groups offer best practices for signature-free access to Rx drugs

Groups offer best practices for signature-free access to Rx drugs

WASHINGTON — FMI – The Food Industry Association, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, National Community Pharmacists Association, National Grocers Association and the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association issued on Monday a joint statement outlining the best practices for pharmacies and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) to follow for documenting signature-free delivery or pick-up of prescription