Tag New York

Healthix, Inc. and the Brooklyn Health Information Exchange (BHIX) Announce Their Merger, Effective December 1

Dec3

NEW YORK, NY (Marketwired) 12/03/13 Healthix and BHIX are pleased to announce that their merger became effective December 1. Among the key objectives for the newly merged Healthix will be expanding health information exchange (HIE) among its participants while shaping a robust relationship with the New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) for development of the State […]

The New York eHealth Collaborative Hosts the Third Annual 2013 Digital Health Conference and 2013 Gala & PATH Awards

Oct30

NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Health tech innovation will take center stage in New York City this November 14-15 at the New York eHealth Collaborative’s (NYeC) Digital Health Conference. More than 1,200 senior-level healthcare decision makers from across New York’s robust Health IT community will gather to showcase recent innovations and the most cutting […]

Governor Announces Next Step in Implementation of Statewide Electronic Health Records

Oct11

CHICAGO Governor Quinn announced today the selection of InterSystems Corporation as the vendor assisting the state in the next stage of development of Illinois’ electronic health information system. After a competitive bidding process, the Illinois Office of Health Information Technology selected InterSystems to develop the technology infrastructure for the Illinois Health Information Exchange. The Exchange […]

Intellipharmaceutics Announces Third Quarter 2011 Results

Oct7

TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Intellipharmaceutics International Inc. (Nasdaq:IPCI) (TSX:I), a pharmaceutical company specializing in the research, development and manufacture of novel and generic controlled-release and targeted-release oral solid dosage drugs, today reported the results of operations for the three and nine months ended August 31, 2011. All dollar amounts referenced herein are in […]

Canadian Pharmacy Meds offering exclusive discount

Oct6

New York, NY (PRWEB) October 06, 2011The Facebook page for the Canadian online pharmacy Canadian Pharmacy Meds is offering customers a 10 percent discount on their entire order. People who want to buy cheap medication from Canada simply have to visit http://www.canadianpharmacymeds.com, shop around for whatever they need and enter in the discount code CPMFB10 […]

CVS Caremark spent $2.3M on lobbying in 2Q

Sep30

NEW YORK CVS Caremark Corp. spent $2.29 million lobbying the federal government in the second quarter, when the drugstore operator and pharmacy benefits manager discussed issues related to its business model and health care reform.The Woonsocket, R.I., company said its lobbying interests included antitrust laws relating to pharmacies, health care competition and its business model, […]

Medco, Express Scripts pare combined 2Q lobbying

Sep30

NEW YORK Pharmacy benefits managers Medco Health Solutions Inc. and Express Scripts Inc., which have agreed to combine, trimmed their lobbying costs to $940,000 in the second quarter.The companies spent a total of $1 million a year ago. Medco’s lobbying spending decreased to $490,000 in the latest quarter from $600,000 a year ago, while spending […]

Walgreen 2Q lobbying spending grew to $630K

Sep29

NEW YORK Drugstore chain Walgreen Co. spent $630,000 lobbying the federal government in the second quarter, nearly double what the company spent a year ago.The largest U.S. drugstore chain said its lobbying interests included elements of a bill that would have repealed the 2010 health care reform law. Walgreen said it lobbied on provisions of […]

Canadian Online Pharmacy Launches Timely News Section

Sep28

New York, NY (PRWEB) September 28, 2011Canadian Pharmacy Meds, a reputable Canadian online pharmacy that helps patients acquire prescription drugs at discounted prices, recently launched a medical news section on its website. The company will be offering articles that cover a wealth of topics ranging from pharmaceutical industry updates and newly developed drugs to ongoing […]

Earnings Preview: Rite Aid to report on fiscal 2Q

Sep20

NEW YORK Rite Aid Corp. reports fiscal second-quarter results Thursday morning, giving investors a chance to gauge the impact of recent sales growth on the bottom line for the nation’s third-largest drugstore chain.WHAT TO WATCH FOR: The Camp Hill, Pa., company has reported steadily improving sales at its stores over the summer, but analysts still […]