Tag Archives: institutional pharmacy

It’s a New Year, But Omnicare Continues to Disappoint

Continuing weak margins due to staffing struggles, recent generic introductions, and decreasing reimbursements remain the leading drivers of the poor results

Guardian Pharmacy Services’ Expansion Strategy is Finding Success

Guardian Pharmacy Services’ expansion strategy is finding success by leveraging the company’s local-autonomy business model.

Does CVS Health Have the Right Strategy for Omnicare?

CVS Health executives, after poor fourth quarter and full year 2018 financial results as a result of its long-term care business, reaffirmed that the growth opportunity with Omnicare was always focused on the independent and assisted living spaces. CVS Health believes those opportunities still exist and are consistent with the company’s strategy of putting the […]

BrightSpring Health Services and PharMerica Announce Merger

BrightSpring Health Services and PharMerica Announce Merger

Long-Term Care Acute Hospitals Represent a Growing Market

There are approximately 400 long-term acute care hospitals in the United States. Long-term acute care hospitals include critically ill patients who may live there for months or longer. According to the New York Times, the cost of long-term acute care is substantial, about $26 billion a year in the United States, and by one estimate […]