Pending Regulation on Drug Pricing

Pending Regulation on Drug Pricing

Bernie Sanders and other top Democrats have made drug pricing a hot topic in US politics, especially with the election coming up next year. As such, there have been a flurry of bills and solutions to the perceived problem – and Drug Importation may become a reality...
Dogfight for Disruption: Drone Drug Delivery

Dogfight for Disruption: Drone Drug Delivery

It’s a matter of time until drone delivery of prescription drugs becomes the norm. The two largest major pharmacy retailers, CVS & Walgreens, have officially committed to drone delivery. Drone delivery of pharmaceuticals makes for an interesting concept simply...
PillPack’s Recent Public Battles

PillPack’s Recent Public Battles

Amazon’s PillPack is fighting battles everyday, as it tries to wrest revenue, profit and valuation from deeply entrenched players in this (mostly) zero-sum game. However, as with everything else: you win some and you lose some. Below is a recount on some of the recent...
High-Reimbursement Drugs – Why?

High-Reimbursement Drugs – Why?

High reimbursement drug products have been an underground current in the practice of pharmacy for over a decade. However, only in the past 5 or 10 years has this part of the industry expanded enough to bring Federal attention. Federal Attention In 2016, OIG called...
Market Viability of Canadian Importation

Market Viability of Canadian Importation

Drug Importation has been a longtime coming. The law that developed a framework for importation of prescription drugs originally became effective in January 2012 but over 7 years later, not much has been done. In September 2018, Vermont passed a bill SB175 (read our...
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