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Drug monitoring platform to help Maryland combat opioids

The State of Maryland is getting new software to collect information about controlled substances dispensed in the state to facilitate better data sharing. The RxGov prescription drug monitoring platform, from NIC, provides near real-time data that will integrate with the Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP), the state health information exchange. Data also… Read More »

Amgen hunts for deals of all sizes to combat forthcoming sales decline

A couple Big Pharma players have come out against megamergers in recent weeks. But Amgen isn’t one of them. On Tuesday’s Q4 earnings conference call, CEO Bob Bradway said his company continues to “look across the waterfront of smaller and larger deals.” “Obviously, there are more smaller ones than larger ones, so we tend to… Read More »