Ex-pharmacy exec acquitted of murder in meningitis outbreak

By Associated Press  |  March 22, 2017

The co-founder of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy was acquitted Wednesday of causing the deaths of 25 people but convicted of other racketeering charges in a nationwide meningitis outbreak in 2012.

Henry Schein continues to see medical supply growth

By Adam Rubenfire  |  February 21, 2017

Henry Schein's medical segment continues to grow as the distributor of healthcare supplies gains market share in large group practices, including those within health systems.

Is healthcare experience overrated in supply-chain hiring?

Is healthcare experience overrated in supply-chain hiring?

By Adam Rubenfire  |  February 11, 2017

It may seem counterintuitive to hire newcomers in a field that's more complicated than ever, but experts are urging healthcare organizations to consider recruiting supply chain leaders who can apply expertise from other industries.

Execution costs spike in Virginia; state pays pharmacy $66K

By Associated Press  |  December 12, 2016

Virginia prison officials have paid a secret compounding pharmacy $66,000 to obtain lethal injection drugs for its next two executions — roughly 63 times last year's going price for the state's three-drug lethal injection package.


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