Stories tagged: drugstores
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 4:01 p.m.
Health care is moving closer to patients. Drugstores are expanding the care and support they offer, and telemedicine is bringing doctors and therapists to the family room couch as the …
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 9:05 p.m.
Emergency rooms are where many patients are first introduced to powerful opioid painkillers, but what if doctors offered over-the-counter pills instead? A new study tested that approach on patients with …
Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Walgreens plans to close about 600 drugstores as it completes a $4.38 billion deal to buy nearly 2,000 from rival Rite Aid.
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Walgreens Boots Alliance is scrapping its deal to buy all of rival Rite Aid and instead will buy a smaller piece of the drugstore chain, after the original takeover effort …
Wed., May 13, 2009, 9:52 a.m.
Washington state has dropped an attempt to cut Medicaid prescription reimbursement rates to drugstores to the lowest levels nationwide, ending a legal struggle.