NOW WAIT JUST A MINUTE!

NOW WAIT JUST A MINUTE!

As many of you know, CVS has set up what they call Minute Clinics in many of their pharmacy locations across the country. These are meant to help triage patients with minor ailments, as well as refer them to the appropriate facilities for treatment of more serious...
THE URGE TO MERGE

THE URGE TO MERGE

In the wake of Amazon’s desire to enter the healthcare field as a serious player a while back, there has been a ‘merger splurge’ taking place that will have a far-reaching effect on patient care and health outcomes. Organizations involved in this frenzy involve a wide...

CVS PHARMACY CORPORATION TO PURCHASE AETNA INSURANCE

For quite a while,  CVS pharmacies have attempted to purchase Aetna Insurance Company. The pharmacy giant is offering $69 billion dollars to bring Aetna under its umbrella. Obviously, the merger begs the question as to how this will impact healthcare for millions...
WE HAVE LIFTOFF: PUT IT TO A VOTE

WE HAVE LIFTOFF: PUT IT TO A VOTE

Today InnovaRx initiates the blog section of our website. Not being a techy or as computer savvy as my two daughters of the younger generations, I am not quite sure how this is supposed to work. However, it is intended to stimulate dialogue in the community and among...

It Begins With Why

In todays hustle and bustle that has become the healthcare system, you might ask yourself why do I need to ask my providers medication questions.They barely have time to say hello, listen to my primary visit concerns, diagnose the problem and write a prescription or...

I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up

In today’s healthcare system, literature about seniors falling and its impact on patient lives and system costs is ever increasing. This month’s spotlight is devoted to defining clinically what a fall is, and methods for patients to decrease their risks for such...