Anthony Vecchione
Anthony Vecchione is Executive Editor of Drug Topics.
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.
How Pharmacists Can Protect Kids from Dangerous Medications
How Pharmacists Can Protect Kids from Dangerous Medications
Kids getting into medications is a big problem, but pharmacists can help.
The New Goal for PBMs: Transparency
The New Goal for PBMs: Transparency
Traditional pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) have come under fire for what some critics say is a lack of transparency. Opaqueness may be on the way out.
Readmissions Program Has Unintended Consequences
A Medicare program to reduce hospital readmissions may cause problems for some elderly patients.
NCPA Endorses Expanded Tax Relief
Community pharmacy group endorses new language in tax reform bill that would help pharmacy owners.
The Dangers of Texting Medical Orders
The Dangers of Texting Medical Orders
What might seem like a convenient option has led to serious errors.
PTCB Finishes Beta Version of Sterile Prep Test
The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board has issued a beta version of a test that can lead to certification in sterile preparation.
Teva Laying Off Employees in Israel and United States
The world's largest generic drug manufacturer is laying off thousands of employees.

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