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Shields Health buys largest specialty pharmacy competitor 150 150 Shields Health Solutions

Shields Health buys largest specialty pharmacy competitor

Shields Health Solutions, the Stoughton specialty pharmacy company, said Tuesday it acquired ExceleraRx Corp., its biggest competitor, in a deal that will increase its leverage with drug makers and companies that manage prescription plans for employers and insurers.
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 The Benefit of Embedded Pharmacists for Patients with HIV

We recently interviewed Dr. Ryan Kates, PharmD, BCACP, AAHIVP, and Clinical Pharmacist from Northwestern Medicine Specialty Pharmacy. Dr. Kates works as an embedded pharmacist in an HIV clinic five days…

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One Survivor’s Story and How She Pays It Forward

June 7 marks National Cancer Survivors Day. In today’s Care Corner Blog, we feature one of our own pharmacy liaisons who bravely defeated cancer and now assists those in the Shields…

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How The Shields Care Model Supports Mental Health

The concerns surrounding mental health have never been greater and this Mental Health Awareness Month, we showcase how we support the whole person in our integrated care model through the…

Shields Health Soltutions Earns Great Place To Work Certification 204 115 Shields Health Solutions

Shields Health Soltutions Earns Great Place To Work Certification

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Dermatology Landscape: Continued Growth Within the Excelera Network

This blog was written by Excelera, a Shields company. Last month, the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) was poised to have its 79th annual meeting. Unfortunately, the meeting was canceled due…

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Exploring Patient Safety and the Role of a Specialty Pharmacist

The specialty pharmacist has a unique role in medication safety. Due to the high-touch, high-risk nature of specialty medications, the pharmacies that handle them must incorporate robust programs to ensure proper…

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Excelera Residency Showcases Highlights Quality Improvement Projects and other Research Projects

Although COVID-19 disrupted the option to hold in-person events, it also compelled us to think differently and offer novel opportunities. One such opportunity was shifting to a virtual format for 2020 – 2021, so Excelera Network members and their pharmacy residents could participate in four topic-based sessions and to showcase their Quality Improvement Projects (QIPs) and research.
Trade and Channel Strategies – December 13-15, 2021 (Virtual) 204 115 Shields Health Solutions

Trade and Channel Strategies – December 13-15, 2021 (Virtual)

The “go-to” event for trade, channel, market access, account strategy and brand professionals. Join your industry counterparts this December to unravel the complexities of the channel, navigate high‑impact topics transforming…

ASHP Midyear – December 5-9, 2021 (Orlando, FL) 204 115 Shields Health Solutions

ASHP Midyear – December 5-9, 2021 (Orlando, FL)

ASHP Midyear Conference is the largest gathering of pharmacists in the world. Participate in 4+ days of practice advancement, learning, camaraderie, and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Only at ASHP’s Midyear Meeting will…