Pharmacy http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27810/more en Treating hunger as a health issue http://supermarketnews.com/blog/treating-hunger-health-issue <div class="node-body blog-body">Just as health systems are improving patient outcomes by basing in-store clinics in food stores and partnering with retail dietitians and pharmacists, healthcare providers are paying close attention to social determinants of health, such as food insecurity, in traditional diagnostic settings. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/viewpoints">Viewpoints</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/treating-hunger-health-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/treating-hunger-health-issue#comments SN Viewpoints Pharmacy Health & Wellness Viewpoints Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:20:00 +0000 497451 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold sells Rx bottles with smart caps http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/ahold-sells-rx-bottles-smart-caps <div class="node-body article-body">At a time when many Americans don’t take medications as directed, Ahold is offering prescription bottle caps with a built-in timer that lets patients know when it’s time for another dose.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/ahold-sells-rx-bottles-smart-caps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/ahold-sells-rx-bottles-smart-caps#comments Pharmacy Ahold USA Giant-Landover Stop & Shop Online 2014 Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:50:00 +0000 492161 at http://supermarketnews.com Schnucks lauded for cancer med discount http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/schnucks-lauded-cancer-med-discount <div class="node-body article-body">Schnuck shoppers are thanking the retailer for its just-announced pharmacy program offering breast cancer medications for $9.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/schnucks-lauded-cancer-med-discount" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/schnucks-lauded-cancer-med-discount#comments Latest News Marketing Pharmacy Schnuck Markets Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 491941 at http://supermarketnews.com Schnuck discounts breast cancer meds http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/schnuck-discounts-breast-cancer-meds <div class="node-body article-body">As part of its new Women’s Wellness initiative, Schnuck Markets is offering four oral breast cancer medications for $9 with a prescription.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/schnuck-discounts-breast-cancer-meds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/schnuck-discounts-breast-cancer-meds#comments Latest News Marketing Pharmacy Health & Wellness Schnuck Markets Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:27:00 +0000 491591 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers get creative with flu shot promos http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/retailers-get-creative-flu-shot-promos <div class="node-body article-body">Retail pharmacies are vying for share of Americans' arms this flu shot season with cause marketing campaigns and discount offers.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/retailers-get-creative-flu-shot-promos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/retailers-get-creative-flu-shot-promos#comments Latest News Pharmacy Health & Wellness CVS Giant-Carlisle Target Corp. Walgreens Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:01:00 +0000 490251 at http://supermarketnews.com Giant introduces electronic Rx caps http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/giant-introduces-electronic-rx-caps <div class="node-body article-body">Giant Food of Landover, Md., has introduced “Rx Timer Cap,” an electronic cap that is an alternative to the traditional prescription medication caps. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/giant-introduces-electronic-rx-caps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/giant-introduces-electronic-rx-caps#comments Latest News Pharmacy Ahold USA Giant-Landover Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:31:00 +0000 490191 at http://supermarketnews.com United launches pharmacy savings program http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/united-launches-pharmacy-savings-program <div class="node-body article-body">United Supermarkets said Thursday it has launched MyRxClub, a membership pharmacy savings program that allows customers to save on brand-name medications, generic prescriptions and flu shots.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/united-launches-pharmacy-savings-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/pharmacy/united-launches-pharmacy-savings-program#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Pharmacy Texas United United Supermarkets 2014 Thu, 04 Sep 2014 19:26:00 +0000 489521 at http://supermarketnews.com CVS changes name, ends tobacco sales http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/cvs-changes-name-ends-tobacco-sales <div class="node-body article-body">As part of its goal to redefine pharmacy, drugstore chain CVS changed its corporate name to CVS Health, from CVS Caremark Corp., and has ceased tobacco sales chainwide a month earlier than expected.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/cvs-changes-name-ends-tobacco-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/cvs-changes-name-ends-tobacco-sales#comments Latest News Drugstores Pharmacy Health & Wellness Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:18:00 +0000 489331 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers shift promotions to nonfood categories http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-shift-promotions-nonfood-categories <div class="node-body blog-body">The majority of key nonfood categories profiled in SN’s Annual Category Guide posted flat to modest sales increases. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-shift-promotions-nonfood-categories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-shift-promotions-nonfood-categories#comments Latest News Marketing Nonfood Pharmacy Health & Wellness SN Social Thu, 07 Aug 2014 17:41:00 +0000 486761 at http://supermarketnews.com CVS Minute Clinic experience is efficient and effective, but EHR interoperability isn't http://supermarketnews.com/cvs-minute-clinic-experience-efficient-and-effective-ehr-interoperability-isnt <div class="node-body link-body">Interoperability within one vendor’s EHR is not the kind of full interoperability the American people have been promised over the past 10 years. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/cvs-minute-clinic-experience-efficient-and-effective-ehr-interoperability-isnt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drugstores Pharmacy Health & Wellness Recommended Reading Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:43:00 +0000 485201 at http://supermarketnews.com