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Pharmacy

A gunman forces a Walgreens clerk in Woburn to open a narcotics cabinet. (Surveillance image)

Clerks Tied Up, Assaulted During Armed Robbery At Woburn Pharmacy

Police in Woburn are looking to identify three suspects who robbed a Walgreens pharmacy at gunpoint Tuesday night.

01/09/2014

Patient

Out Of State Healthcare

While you are in the planning mode of retiring in two states, consider establishing relationships with health care providers in both.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/17/2013

Walgreens (WBZ-TV photo)

I-Team: Walgreens Accused Of Overcharging Customers

Walgreens is one of the nation’s largest retailers, and they’ve got a big problem on their hands. Across the country, they’re being accused of overcharging customers.

09/25/2013

(Image courtesy: CBS News)

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Will No Longer Cover Compounded Drugs

The decision comes in the wake of last year’s deadly meningitis outbreak that began at a compounding pharmacy in Framingham.

06/13/2013

Nicole Chase allegedly tried to hold up a pharmacy.

Customer Breaks Up Armed Robbery At NH Pharmacy

Police say thirty-year-old Nicole Chase walked into Ken’s Pharmacy on Elm Street and handed the pharmacist a note demanding Percocet. Police said the note also indicated she had a gun.

04/25/2013

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham.

’60 Minutes’ Gets First Look Inside NECC

’60 Minutes’ has broadcast the first video from inside the Framingham pharmacy at the center of a national meningitis outbreak.

03/11/2013

Drugs stolen from Hyannis pharmacy. (Photo from Barnstable PD)

Cape Cod Man Arrested In Theft Of 18,000 Pills From Pharmacy

The pills, which have a street value of $500,000, were allegedly stolen from a Hyannis pharmacy during a major winter storm earlier this month.

02/28/2013

Ameridose in Westborough

Layoffs At Firm Tied To Mass. Pharmacy In Meningitis Outbreak

A company spokesman says the notice affects 650 employees at Ameridose and 140 employees at its marketing and support arm.

11/08/2012

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham.

Death Toll In Meningitis Outbreak Rises To 25

The death toll in a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak tied to a Framingham pharmacy increased to 25 on Friday.

10/26/2012

(Image courtesy: CBS News)

Framingham Pharmacy Settled With Family After 2004 Meningitis Death

The compounding pharmacy suspected in the outbreak settled a lawsuit alleging it produced a tainted shot that caused a man’s death in 2004.

10/11/2012

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