Anthony Vecchione
Anthony Vecchione is Executive Editor of Drug Topics.
Drug Makers Find New Ways to Thwart Generic Competition
Drug Makers Find New Ways to Thwart Generic Competition
Brand-name drug companies are finding creative ways to extend patent protection, causing patient access problems.
Pharmacists Help Drive Down Infection Rates
Pharmacists Help Drive Down Infection Rates
Hospital-acquired infections continue to plague the nation’s hospitals. Here’s how pharmacists are helping address the problem.
Hospital Pharmacists Struggle with Sterile Water for Injection Shortage
Hospital Pharmacists Struggle with Sterile Water for Injection Shortage
How one health system is coping is coping with the shortages.
Pharmacy Community Reacts to Cigna/Express Scripts Deal
Pharmacy Community Reacts to Cigna/Express Scripts Deal
Critics point to reduced competition, higher costs.
Pharmacy Community Reacts to Cigna/Express Scripts Deal
Critics point to reduced competition, higher costs.
Patients Like Pharmacies That Give Preventive Care
Patients Like Pharmacies That Give Preventive Care
New study finds just how much people like and trust their pharmacists.
The Value of a Pharmacist
The Value of a Pharmacist
Research finds that pharmacists in ACOs improve medication use (and save money).
Wellness Visits/Pharmacists: Perfect Together
Wellness Visits/Pharmacists: Perfect Together
Study finds that patients like wellness visits conducted by pharmacists.
Automation Drives New Role for Hospital Pharmacists
Automation Drives New Role for Hospital Pharmacists
By using automated medication inventory management, pharmacists are freed up to perform more patient focused care.
Kmart Settles False Claims/Overbilling Case for $32.3 Million
The chain allegedly failed to disclose discounted prescription drugs.

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