With Some Stores Still Recovering From Damage During Civil Unrest, Walgreens Opens Mobile PharmaciesSome stores are still recovering from damage after George Floyd’s death and the unrest that followed. But some people still need prescriptions, and you may have heard Walgreens is setting up makeshift pharmacies on the South Side.
Alarming Claims Say Doctors Are Stashing Hydroxycholoroquine, Touted By Some To Help COVID-19 FightAlarming claims have surfaced from a top medical group that doctors are over-prescribing and stashing away the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine.
CVS Spreads Same-Day Prescription Deliveries To 36 StatesRival Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. also offers same-day deliveries in major cities and plans to expand this year. It has a partnership with FedEx Corp. to provide next-day deliveries as well.
UnitedHealthcare Broadens Direct Drug Rebate ProgramBeginning next year, all new employer-sponsored health plan customers that use UnitedHealthcare must give the discounts they get to consumers at the point of sale, the insurer said Tuesday.
Chicago Rx Card Discount Prices Are Far From Claims Of Up To 80% SavingsThe Chicago Rx card was supposed to save Chicagoans up to 80 percent on prescriptions, but CBS 2 Investigators found those numbers to be way off. Chicago Rx Card admitted problems and is now launching a massive investigation.
Doctor Who Dispensed Drugs For Sex Sentenced To PrisonThe doctor admitted he had illegally prescribed oxycodone and Xanax to a patient whom he knew would sell the pills on the black market and then shared the profits with him.
Doctors Are Prescribing A Daily Dose Of The OutdoorsStudies show spending time outside can actually treat health problems, and some doctors have recently started not only recommending, but prescribing patients to get outdoors more.
What Should I Do If My Insurer Denies A Claim?If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance?A main goal of Obamacare is to switch the nation’s healthcare system from one that focuses on treating illness to one that works to prevent illness and promote health and longevity.