The Teamsters union is urging its fellow McKesson Corp. shareholders to vote against the re-election of the drug distributor's audit committee chair at its annual shareholder meeting on July 25.
Walgreens Boots Alliance on Thursday reported that third-quarter earnings jumped more than 15%. But its stock price fell more than 9% after Amazon announced it's buying PillPack, an online pharmacy that delivers prescriptions.
Sixty-two percent of health system executives support Amazon's growing presence in the medical supply sector and nearly the same amount said the company could successfully deliver supplies faster and at a lower price, according to a new survey.
Generic-drug manufacturers, which source most of their active ingredients from China and India, could be hit the hardest by President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs, experts said.
The test doesn't detect concussions and the approval won't immediately change how patients with suspected concussions are treated. But it allows Banyan Biomarkers to commercialize its test, giving the company an early lead in the race to find a way to diagnose concussions.
Tired of paying intermediaries' price markups, some providers are getting better deals elsewhere.
Norman Regional Health System is bundling its equipment purchasing to reduce costs and improve care.
The economic term for what's happening in retailing is disintermediation—the removal of middlemen from a supply chain or a series of transactions.
The constant, complicated stream of administrative documents flooding healthcare providers' back offices involved can pose significant financial risks, but new software aims to streamline the process.
The best healthcare providers don't need marketing tools to attract patients, because they have data. And no amount of marketing can fix bad quality.
Given the critical role that supply chain plays in hospital operations, it is essential to understand how hospital stakeholders gauge its importance and how it impacts them on a daily basis.
The 10-hospital Kentucky Health Collaborative used its first year of operations to build trust among CEOs and tackle a few group purchasing projects. Now, it will take on population health.