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AllianceRx Walgreens Prime expands offerings

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime expands offerings

ORLANDO, Fla. — AllianceRx Walgreens Prime announced additional medicines available to patients with certain rare, chronic and complex conditions. Known as limited distribution drugs (LDDs), these specialty medicines treat certain types of multiple sclerosis (MS), Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) and a form of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL), among other complex conditions. Since last spring, the following

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime sponsors web-based continuing education program

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime sponsors web-based continuing education program

ORLANDO, Fla. — AllianceRx Walgreens Prime is sponsoring accredited, web-based continuing education (CE) customized specifically for members of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP), which includes AllianceRx Walgreens Prime pharmacists. The CE content is accredited, managed and delivered through ProCE, a nationally recognized provider of CE for healthcare professionals. As part of its ongoing professional development and

Titan teams with AllianceRx Walgreens Prime

Titan teams with AllianceRx Walgreens Prime

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.  — Titan Pharmaceuticals announced Thursday the execution of a specialty pharmacy distribution and services agreement with AllianceRx Walgreens Prime that will expand patient access to treatment with Probuphine (buprenorphine) implant, Titan’s unique six-month maintenance treatment for opioid use disorder (OUD) in eligible patients. Titan expects the majority of Probuphine sales in the

Drugs targeting metastatic cancers, opioid addiction now available through AllianceRx Walgreens Prime

Drugs targeting metastatic cancers, opioid addiction now available through AllianceRx Walgreens Prime

ORLANDO, Fla. — AllianceRx Walgreens Prime, a leading central specialty and home delivery pharmacy, can now offer new medicines to patients with certain rare, chronic and complex conditions. Known as limited distribution drugs, these hard-to-find medicines treat rare conditions such as advanced cancer of the stomach, community-acquired bacterial pneumonia (CABP), and opioid addiction, to name a

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime earns specialty pharmacy reaccreditation

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime earns specialty pharmacy reaccreditation

ORLANDO, Fla. — AllianceRx Walgreens Prime, a specialty and home delivery pharmacy, received reaccreditation from URAC for its specialty pharmacy services. URAC is the independent leader in promoting health care quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. By achieving this status, AllianceRx Walgreens Prime has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.

Study finds adults actively managing prescriptions ahead of time

Study finds adults actively managing prescriptions ahead of time

ORLANDO, Fla. — Prescription drug coverage benefits can be confusing at times. However, nearly half of all adults take steps to manage their drug benefit before the new year, according to a survey conducted by leading specialty and home delivery pharmacy AllianceRx Walgreens Prime. The survey also found room for improvement and many ways people can

More specialty drugs available through AllianceRx Walgreens Prime

More specialty drugs available through AllianceRx Walgreens Prime

ORLANDO, Fla. — Patients with certain rare, chronic and complex conditions can now obtain the medications that may improve or save their lives from AllianceRx Walgreens Prime, a leading central specialty and home delivery pharmacy. The hard-to-find drugs, called limited distribution drugs, treat such rare conditions as metastatic breast cancer, chronic liver disease, metastatic non-small cell

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime names new chief human resources officer

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime names new chief human resources officer

ORLANDO, Fla. — AllianceRx Walgreens Prime, a leading specialty and home delivery pharmacy, has named Marcelie “Tuck” Tucker as chief human resources officer. Tucker, who was most recently vice president of human resources with Dover Corporation’s refrigeration and food equipment segment, will join the executive leadership team based in the company’s Orlando headquarters. Tucker joins

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime gets URAC accreditation

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime gets URAC accreditation

ORLANDO, Fla. —  AllianceRx Walgreens Prime, a combined specialty and home delivery pharmacy, has received Mail Service Pharmacy Accreditation from URAC for its home delivery pharmacy services. URAC is a health care accrediting organization based in Washington, D.C. that establishes quality standards for the health care industry. AllianceRx Walgreens Prime earned fully accredited status in the

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime, Inovalon team up

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime, Inovalon team up

ORLANDO, Fla. — AllianceRx Walgreens Prime, the combined central specialty and home delivery pharmacy formed by Walgreens and pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime) announced today a collaboration with Inovalon, a leading technology company providing cloud-based platforms empowering data-driven healthcare. Under the agreement, Inovalon will implement ScriptMed Cloud, a specialized configuration of the Inovalon ONE

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime and Walgreens gain access to more specialty drugs

AllianceRx Walgreens Prime and Walgreens gain access to more specialty drugs

ORLANDO, Fla. and DEERFIELD, Ill.—AllianceRx Walgreens Prime, the combined central specialty and home delivery pharmacy formed by Walgreens and pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime), and Walgreens, announce the availability of several new limited distribution drugs for its specialty patients. The new drugs treat rare conditions such as Huntington’s disease, severe asthma and cystic

Walgreens Boots Alliance posts 2Q gains

Walgreens Boots Alliance posts 2Q gains

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) reported better-than-expected earnings and revenue on Wednesday when it announced results for the second quarter of fiscal 2018, which ended February 28. Overall, WBA earned $1.73 a share, up 27% versus a year ago. Revenue grew 12.1% to $33.02 billion. Same-store sales rose 2.4%, with comparable-pharmacy sales up

Walgreens Connected Care Oncology gets tech patent

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Walgreens has received a U.S. patent for new proprietary technology that its Walgreens community specialty pharmacists and AllianceRx Walgreens Prime’s specialty pharmacists will use to facilitate communication with and counseling of individuals prescribed oral oncology ­medicines. The technology will be applied through Walgreens Connected Care Oncology, a process that helps pharmacy customers

Corporate giants team up on employee health care

Corporate giants team up on employee health care

NEW YORK — Three of the largest U.S. companies — Berkshire Hathaway, Amazon and JPMorgan Chase & Co. — have joined together to take employee health care into their own hands. Berkshire Hathaway, Amazon and JPMorgan Chase said Tuesday that they plan to form an independent health care company to provide their employees accessible, affordable and quality care.