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  • Physician Dispensing 2015-2-9-19:14:11
    Dispensing physicians play an important role in a health care system that faces three critical challenges
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    The MedVend Automatic Medication Dispensing Unit Facilitates Second-Generation Physician Dispensing
    Point-of-Care Pharmaceutical Dispensing Has Just Taken a Quantum Leap With the Introduction of the MedVend Automated Medication Dispenser
    WEST BLOOMFIELD, MI, Aug 26, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Several years ago, it became more commonplace for Physicians to dispense medications in their office. There were many positive benefits of this new practice, but Physicians soon found that it was extremely cumbersome to their staff, and in meeting Federal Guidelines. It would appear that The MedVend Automatic Medication Dispensing Unit...
  • The MedVend Automatic Medication Dispensing Unit Is the Solution to Patient Medication Non-Adherence

    The MedVend Automatic Medication Dispensing Unit Is the Solution to Patient Medication Non-Adherence


    The MedVend Unit Has Been Proven to Increase Patient First-Dose Adherence Through Ease of Use, and Proximity to Physician's Office

    WEST BLOOMFIELD, MI--(Marketwired - June 21, 2013) - The world of automated medication dispensing took a quantum-leap with the introduction of the new MedVend AMD . Unlike conventional medication-dispensing machines, the MedVend AMD is designed for patient use. It presents a unique set of benefits for...

  • Georgia Physicians Continue to Dispense Rx at Their Offices, But at Much Lower Prices After New Regulation

    Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) July 08, 2013


    New regulations in Georgia reduced prices paid for physician-dispensed drugs by 22-36 percent and many physicians continued to dispense Rx to injured workers, said a new study from the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI).


    The study, Impact of Reform on Physician Dispensing and Prescription Prices in Georgia , examines early results of Georgia’s reform, which was effective April 2011, using pre- and post-reform data.

    “In many states across the country, policymakers are...

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    Prescription Drug Sample Transparency
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    ACA 6004 Legislation SEC. 6004. PRESCRIPTION DRUG SAMPLE TRANSPARENCY. Part A of title XI of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1301 et seq.), as amended by section 6002, is amended by inserting after section 1128G the following new section: 'SEC. 1128H. REPORTING OF INFORMATION RELATING TO DRUG SAMPLES. `(a) In General- Not later than April 1 of each year (beginning with 2012), each manufacturer and authorized distributor of record of an applicable drug shall submit to the Secretary (in...