Navigation Links
CVS Caremark's Howard McLure Elected New PCMA Board Chairman
Date:10/29/2007

DANA POINT, Calif., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Howard A. McLure, President of Caremark Pharmacy Services, a division of CVS Caremark was elected Chairman of the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association's (PCMA) Board of Directors, the association announced today. In addition to becoming the new Board Chairman, Mr. McLure was also a keynote speaker at PCMA's Annual Meeting, a two-day event which features health care leaders discussing the latest industry trends and information.

"As the new Chairman of the Board for PCMA, we are excited to have Howard McLure's leadership on the important pharmacy issues we face as an industry both currently and looking down the road," said PCMA President and CEO Mark Merritt. "Howard will continue the progress we've achieved during the past year under the stewardship of outgoing PCMA Board Chairman, George Paz, Chairman, President and CEO of Express Scripts, Inc."

In his address at PCMA's Annual Meeting, Mr. McLure called on the association to continue working collaboratively to demonstrate industry value.

"Whether you are here today representing a PBM company, a health plan, an employer group, a drug manufacturer, or some other constituency, we all are linked by one common denominator: the desire for improved outcomes-both financial and clinical-for our customers, their beneficiaries and other stakeholders, where pharmacy services are concerned," said Mr. McLure. "I view this association as an arbiter of sound and responsible policies that move us all closer to achieving that shared goal."

Caremark Pharmacy Services is the pharmacy benefit management, mail order and specialty pharmacy division of CVS Caremark, the largest provider of prescriptions and related healthcare services in the nation. Prior to his current role, Mr. McLure was Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Caremark Rx, Inc. from June 2005 until the closing of the CVS Caremark merger, when he became President of Caremark Pharmacy Services.

Previously, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Caremark from May 2000 until June 2005. Mr. McLure joined Caremark as Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer in June 1998 and is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

PCMA is the national association representing America's pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs), which administer prescription drug plans for more than 210 million Americans with health coverage provided through Fortune 500 employers, health insurance plans, labor unions, and Medicare Part D.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Pharmaceutical Care Management Association
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Hospital Selected to ‘25 Most Influential’ List in Radiology in 206
2. Six Towns in India Selected for Eco-City Project
3. Study casts doubt on keyboard ills
4. Who Board To Discuss Asian Tsunami Related Health Issues
5. Abdominal Crunches Not The Best Option For Wash Board Abs.
6. Computer Keyboards In Hospitals Could Spread Infection To Patients
7. Flu, Boarded A Ship?
8. Skateboarding to health
9. Shangai Citizens to Monitor Billboards
10. Budhia Is Fine, Government-constituted Medical Board Reports False
11. Pharmacy Board Says Pharmacists Have Right To Refuse Morning-After Pill
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... According to the ... now claim the lives of 62 Americans each day.(1) Yet since 2011, the ... distributors, pharmacies and prescribers by more than half.(2) Novus Medical Detox Center ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) , ... April 24, 2017 , ... ... picture is worth a thousand words. The good news for single women is that ... for Attraction," which is available on April 25th. Joan's insight, personal experiences and sparkling ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... , ... April 24, 2017 , ... “Reflections of God’s ... God. “Reflections of God’s Work” is the creation of published author, Jerri Broglin, a ... comfort. , “I believe this a great eye-opener for those searching for answers, ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... WA (PRWEB) , ... April 24, 2017 , ... ... leading lifestyle brands, work wear distributors and International relief organizations across the globe ... The company also offers lifestyle and work wear collections via insectshield.com . ...
(Date:4/22/2017)... , ... April 22, 2017 , ... Ecommerce sales have ... States estimated to be $394.9 billion. The consequences of rapid innovation and growth ... the limits of technology, it is every business and individual’s job to give something ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... April 20, 2017 NeuroVive Pharmaceutical AB ... announced positive preclinical results demonstrating anti-fibrotic effects ... non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), in an additional well-validated ... NV556 has previously shown similar anti-fibrotic effects ... NeuroVive,s scientists present novel data demonstrating anti-fibrotic ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... Calif. , April 19, 2017  IRIDEX Corporation ... will release financial results for the first quarter 2017 ... 2017.  The Company,s management team will host a corresponding ... p.m. ET. Investors interested in listening to ... 707-0665 for domestic callers or (703) 326-3030 for international ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... April 19, 2017  Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... biopharmaceutical company developing new treatments for cancer and ... of its previously announced underwritten public offering of ... public offering price of $2.00 per share, before ... expenses payable by Sorrento.  The net proceeds to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: