Filters

Create Learner Persona
 
521 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"It's time to finally put an end to “what the market will bear” as a method of pricing prescription drugs. A prominent cancer specialist made headlines when he openly criticized the prices of new cancer drugs. In a speech given before the Am..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
125 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
tourism
"Staff at a new pharmacy hope to bring a personal touch to customers. Stamford Pharmacy opened its doors in St Mary’s Hill just before Christmas. Pharmacist Ehsan Hussain said he wanted to echo the feel of Stamford’s independent shops. He added..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
470 words • intermediate • 3 years, 6 months ago
sales, marketing, business
"The pharmacy section of a Target store in Los Angeles. CVS has agreed to buy Target's pharmacies and will operate them under its brand name. Credit Fred Prouser/Reuters CVS Health said on Monday that it had agreed to acquire the pharmacy and clinic ..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
802 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Associated Press/ Nati HarnikAmid surging prescription drug prices and a move towards the use of more expensive medications in treating cancer and other serious diseases, the Obama Administration this week unveiled a controversial pilot project that ..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
431 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
sales, business
"New, lightweight application enables sales reps to look up MarginMax pricing guidance on-the-go Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 26, 2015 Zilliant , a leading provider of prescriptive selling applications that drive financial growth, today announced the l..."
accessannounceanytimeapplicationassociateconfidencedatadeviceenableeverydayfinancialforcegrowthguidancelightweightoriginalpotentialpricingprofitprofitableprovenquantifyreprevenuerisksalesellingsmartertradeoffversion

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
401 words • intermediate • 3 years, 6 months ago
business
"Target Corp’s sale of its in-store pharmacies to CVS Health Corp may encourage large supermarket chains with struggling pharmacies to look for professional drug store partners of their own. More than 1,660 Target pharmacies will become CVS units i..."
advisorycompetitorconsultingdealdeclinedrugefforterodeexecutivefirmfocusformatgenericgrocerygrowthin-storemarginmerchantoverallpercentpharmacypublishrankrecentrecentlyrequestrespondsalescalestore-in-store

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
268 words • intermediate • 3 years, 6 months ago
"New York (AFP) - CVS Health Corp, the US pharmacy benefits giant and drugstore chain, said Thursday it was buying Omnicare for $12.7 billion to expand its services to seniors. "With the acquisition of Omnicare, CVS Health will significantly expand it..."
abilityacquisitioncareclaimdealdispensedrugexpandexpectinsurerlong-termpercentpharmacypremiumprescriptionpresencerapidlyretailsalesavingservicesignificantlyspecialitystrengthentrade

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
334 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
sales
"Thus was born this uproariously funny video that mirrors drug ads in tone and content: Mark Zucker, the wicked genius behind the "Airplane!" and "Naked Gun" film franchises experienced a starling revelation while watching the administration trying ..."
accessadministrationannouncerbasiccommercialcontentdealdrugeagernesseffectexperiencefranchisegeniusnuclearpanickpitchprescriptionreliefrevelationsalesalesmansatiresimilarsoothingstarlingthustoneuproariouslywavewicked

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
328 words • advanced • 2 years, 12 months ago
sales
"If you get sick and need an antibiotic, youll also need a prescription because these medically important drugs shouldnt be used willy-nilly. But if youre a cow, pig, chicken, or fish, you can get many of those same antibiotics without any prescriptio..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
603 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"Dr. Iannello brings cross-disciplinary and licensing skills to build traction for Gordagen's diverse portfolio Cardiologist and Associate Professor, David Prior, to join Scientific Advisory Board to assist in development of Hyperlipidemia prescriptio..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
871 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"When medical marijuana dispensaries opened in Burlington and Brattleboro one and two years ago, respectively, the starting clientele was only 25 people. Today, said operator Shayne Lynn, they help a total of 1,000 people to ease their pain. “Each..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
903 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"WASHINGTON (AP) — With time running out on open enrollment season, many seniors are facing sharply higher premiums for Medicare's popular prescription drug program. The reason: rising drug costs have overtaken a long stretch of stable premiums.Benefi..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
850 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Since the days of 19th century remedies such as castor oil laxatives and mercury syphilis tablets, pharmacists and patients have had a tacit understanding: Whatever you buy is confidential. No longer. Drugmakers and Internet companies are quietly joi..."
campaigncarecategorychiefdatumdeclinedeliverydrugexecutivefederalholyidentityinnovativelawlayermedicalmultipleoriginalpatientpharmaceuticalprivacyprocessrepresentrespondrevenuesalespokeswomantailortargettechnological

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
350 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"ST. LOUIS — Express Scripts is projecting 2016 earnings that surpass Wall Street expectations and affirmed earlier growth guidance for this year. The outlook from the nation's largest pharmacy benefits manager tops the average analyst forecast by ..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
373 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
sales
"NEW YORK (AP) — More than 100 patients were duped by a "dangerous scam artist" who posed as a clinical psychologist, met with patients in his basement and prescribed antidepressants, prosecutors said Friday in announcing his arrest.Donald Lee-Edwards..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
648 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"Data & Analytics (D&A) is expected to impact and alter the competitive business landscape in the near future, setting the scene for the creation of a differentiated competitive edge through the strategic exploitation of data and analytics. While D&A..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
249 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
sales
"Thomson ReutersValeant Pharmaceuticals is getting called out again for its relationship with a specialty pharmacy. On Friday, Bloomberg News reported on one of Valeant's drugs, a 30-year-old antidepressant called Wellbutrin XLthat managed to triple i..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
333 words • advanced • 3 years, 7 months ago
"Warby Parker has raised $100 millionto help it expand its brick-and-mortar outlets,the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. This follows previous reports last month that the eyewear companywas raising more money at a billion-dollar valuation. Citin..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
250 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"Powerful companies create brands and products that we might not know are theirs. Companies' signature brands add to theirannual revenues and providean edge to competition. To determine how powerful each company is, wefactored togetherfiscal 2014 reve..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET

 
330 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Thomson ReutersExtreme drug price hikes were a big story in 2015. Now, one of the largest drug stores in the U.S. is crowing about some relatively good news on that front.CVS Health on Tuesday said drug prices rose only 5% in 2015 for clients of its ..."

   VIEW / PRINT WORKSHEET