August 2011 Oncology

A Double-Edged Sword

September 12, 2011

Specialty Speaks

Working together to contain the cost of expensive specialty medications and provide patients with what they need is the challenge we face in the world of specialty pharmacy.

The Pharmacy Benefit vs the Medical Benefit

September 12, 2011

Viewpoints: The Last Word

Comprehensive pharmacy services would mean having the pharmacy team develop the management strategy for specialty medications used under either the medical benefit or the pharmacy benefit.

Hepatitis C Case Study at Prosperity Specialty Pharmacy

September 12, 2011


Adherence for targeted therapies is even more essential now than it ever has been. This case case studies of services offered at a specialty pharmacy illustrates the impact of hepatitis C patients.

The Payer Dilemma

September 12, 2011

Specialty Pharmacy Nursing

The debate about who should pat for specialty pharmacy nursing services continues as risks mount without adequate nursing in the infusion/ injection patient experience.

Horizon Pharma Inc's Duexis

September 12, 2011

Drug Reviews

The FDA approved Duexis (ibuprofen and famotidine) tablets for the relief of the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and to decrease the risk of developing upper gastrointestinal ulcer.