Specialty Pharmacy Insights

Cancer Prevention Month: 3 Ways to Know Your Risk & Help You Prevent Cancer

The American Cancer Society recognizes February as National Cancer Prevention Month. In honor of this month, we are sharing three ways you and your family can help reduce your risk of cancer or detect cancer earlier.  Let's start with the simple ...

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Video Tour: Selecting Your 503B Outsourced Pharmacy Partner

Step inside our facilities to learn why Avella Specialty Pharmacy is the industry leader in compounding. From sterile IV preparations to hard-to-find ophthalmology compounds, SourceB is the premier resource for all of your 503B needs. SourceB ...

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Blood Donor Month: How Life-Saving Transfusions Can Help Cancer Patients

Since 1970, the American Red Cross has recognized January as National Blood Donor Month. According to the Red Cross, blood donation drops during the winter because weather often restricts the ability to host a blood drive, or potential donors are ...

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Rubraca Now Approved to Treat Advanced Ovarian Cancer

This week, the FDA granted accelerated approval to Rubraca™ (rucaparib), an oral therapy for patients with advanced ovarian cancer who have been treated with two or more chemotherapies and whose tumors have deleterious BRCA gene mutation as ...

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Avella Specialty Pharmacy Acquires Oncology Plus

We are excited to announce that Avella has recently acquired Oncology Plus, LLC, a leading provider of patient-specific compounded therapies to oncology practices, hospitals and payors nationwide. With this acquisition, Avella furthers its strategic ...

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RSV: How to Know When Your Child Has More Than a Cold

Many people have never heard of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV). Although the symptoms of RSV often mimic a cold, it can be life threatening to premature infants or those with congenital heart or lung disease, and requires special medical ...

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What is URAC & Why Is It Important for Specialty Pharmacies?

Founded in 1990, the Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC) is a Washington DC-based healthcare accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the entire healthcare industry. It is an independent, non-profit organization ...

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Text Message Program Helps Patients Manage Medication & Improve Adherence Rates

Medication non-adherence presents a serious challenge not just for pharmacies, but for healthcare organizations across the continuum of care. Adherence rates are tied to both cost and quality of care. Studies show that half of all patients of all ...

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Avella Specialty Pharmacy Agrees to Acquire Advanced Pharma

Avella Specialty Pharmacy is proud to announce that we have signed a definitive agreement to acquire Advanced Pharma Inc., a leading provider of compounded sterile preparations to hospitals and health systems nationwide. The transaction is expected ...

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Avella Celebrates American Pharmacists Month

October is American Pharmacists Month. To Avella, this means a time for celebrating the field of pharmacy and recognizing pharmacists’ hard work and contributions to improving patient outcomes and the healthcare industry every day. At Avella, the ...

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