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Fred IT Group and Australian Medicines Handbook announce a new partnership to improve access to medicines information

The pharmacy IT software provider has partnered with the Australian Medicines Handbook (AMH) to provide users of Fred NXT with direct access to medicines information while dispensing, beginning from Monday 15 January. AMH is a peer-reviewed, independent national drug reference, widely used

States require doctors to use prescription drug monitoring systems for patients

Long before the current opioid epidemic, most states developed tracking systems to allow physicians and pharmacists to check patients’ use of prescription drugs, including opioid painkillers, to determine whether they may be receiving too many pills, at too high a dose

Drug charity group bites back at HHS

Dive Brief: A patient-assistance charity backed by pharmaceutical companies has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services, claiming recent guidance from the regulatory body violates the First Amendment. Patient Services Inc., a non-profit that offers financial assistance for