Navigation Links
Express Scripts in Binding Agreement with MSC for the Purchase of its Pharmacy Services Division
Date:6/13/2008

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 13 /PRNewswire/-- Express Scripts has entered into a binding agreement to purchase the Pharmacy Services Division of MSC -- Medical Services Company. MSC, which previously consisted of two distinct units -- pharmacy and ancillary -- will retain the MSC brand and all employees, products and services not associated with the pharmacy division.

Express Scripts, Inc. (Nasdaq: ESRX) is one of the largest PBM companies in North America, providing PBM services to thousands of client groups, including managed-care organizations, insurance carriers, employers, third-party administrators, public sector, workers' compensation, and union-sponsored benefit plans. MSC, a leading service provider in workers' compensation, will now focus solely on its ancillary business and enhance its capabilities and technologies in that growing market. The company has four ancillary business lines: Durable Medical Equipment, Home Health Nursing Services, Translation / Transportation and Imaging Services.

"Both our pharmacy and ancillary customers should benefit greatly from this agreement," said Joe Delaney, MSC's President and CEO. "For our pharmacy customers, this deal will combine the best practices of MSC and Express Scripts, both of which have a strong reputation for providing high quality PBM service to workers' compensation clients. For our ancillary customers, this deal enables MSC to put greater focus and investment in the ancillary market, which has very different needs and is vastly under-penetrated from a network perspective."

"Express Scripts sees tremendous value in our Pharmacy Services division because of our reputation for developing innovative technologies tailored to the needs of workers' compensation cli
'/>"/>

SOURCE Medical Services Company
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Authentidate and EncounterCare Form ExpressMD Solutions Joint Venture to Provide Telehealth Vital Signs Monitoring Systems Designed to Improve Chronic Illness Care for Patients
2. MicroRNA controls expression of oncogenes
3. Expressing feelings after trauma not necessary, research shows
4. Pennsylvania Attorney General Corbett Announces Multi-State Settlement With Express Scripts Inc.
5. South Bay Asian and Pacific Islander Community Plans Express ARTself for the 4th Annual National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
6. TAXUS(R) Express(R) Stent Shows Similarly Low Re-Intervention Rates in Patients with Diabetes Compared to Non-Diabetics in ARRIVE Registry Program
7. Scientists identify key roadblock to gene expression
8. Fleeting Facial Expressions Reveal Deep Secrets
9. National Restaurant Association Expresses Disappointment About Court Ruling on Menu Labeling in New York City
10. People with Epilepsy Encouraged to Submit Artwork as Part of National Expressions of Courage(R) Art Contest
11. 4,000 Women Attempt New World Record at 2008 Lady of America/Ladies Workout Express Ab Crunch Challenge
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/25/2014)... North Carolina (PRWEB) December 25, 2014 ... North Carolina Retirement Community, recently showed their generous ... girls of the Catawba County Parenting Network- Grandparents ... the 10 children gathered around the largest Christmas ... to open presents purchased by residents of the ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Over 700 toys, that’s what AlignLife ... is 700 smiling little faces this holiday that might ... in monetary donations was given to the various charities ... they incur through the year. Some of the charities ... Haven , Shrine's Children's Hospitals, Toys for Tots and ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 24, 2014 Risperdal lawsuit ( http://www.risperdallawsuit2014.com/ ... tort litigation currently underway in Pennsylvania’s Philadelphia Court of ... December 24, 2014, court documents indicate that 1,183 claims ... individuals who developed gynecomastia (male breast growth) and other ... Court indicates that this represents an increase of more ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014 Today, UWDress.com, the famous women’s dress ... gowns, and launched a site-wide wedding gown promotion. ... gowns in a more unexpected way, the collection should be ... in the global market, and they are available with custom ... offered at discounted prices, up to 75% off; most of ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... BambooIndustry.com a famous bamboo flooring company ... the company announces its multiple layer bamboo panel ... these new products. , Bamboo panel is the product ... layer bamboo panel board features high quality selective bamboo ... free. The bamboo panel consists of multiple layers of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Retirement Community Residents Make Impact During Holiday Season 2Health News:AlignLife Donates Over 700 Toys This Year 2Health News:Risperdal Lawsuits Continue to Climb, as Claims in Pennsylvania Litigation Exceed 1,180 Filings, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Risperdal Lawsuits Continue to Climb, as Claims in Pennsylvania Litigation Exceed 1,180 Filings, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Risperdal Lawsuits Continue to Climb, as Claims in Pennsylvania Litigation Exceed 1,180 Filings, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Buy Cheap Long Sleeve Wedding Gowns At UWDress.com 2Health News:Bamboo Flooring Company Bambooindustry.com Introduces Its Multiple Layer Bamboo Panel Board Collection 2
... Radiotherapy and Oncology at the Post Graduate Institute of ... as National Cancer Awareness Day, organizing a poster exhibition ... PGI Director, Dr. K.K. Talwar, stated that this program ... early detection and prevention of cancer. He said, "Prevention ...
... diabetics' blood sugar levels and administer insulin, raising the ... and injections. ,The device, developed by scientists ... patient's blood sugar levels and administers insulin when levels ... ,The key is the computer programme that works ...
... been advised to build a three-month stockpile of food, medicine ... flu pandemic, a news report said Tuesday. ,An ... citizens in the former British colony urging them to prepare ... ,It suggests stockpiling 4.5 litres of water per person ...
... ,Leaping playing in the park; ,Age is grey,a ... ,These four lines reflect the glory of youth and ... most humans romanticize youth, they shrink from the thought of ... as the infirmities of old age. ,With ...
... Diabetics will soon have transformed lives through an artificial ... continuously //as well as provides insulin automatically. This could ... tests and injections. ,Around 350,000 Britons ... raises its head in childhood or young adulthood. ...
... of anabolic steroids is linked to criminal activity such ... study published on Monday. // ,The ... of the muscle-building drugs however also revealed that steroid ... violent crimes such as murder, assault, rape and property ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Cure of Cancer Requires Early detection 2Health News:Botox – The 'Celebrity' Dru 2Health News:Lives of Diabetics Transformed 2Health News:Steroid Use Linked to Crimes 2
(Date:12/24/2014)... YORK and LONDON , ... global orthopedic industry are expected to grow at an ... in terms of value and volume. Hip, knee and ... developed world while in emerging economies they have a ... rates are challenging the use of composites. Non-metallic orthopedic ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... December 24, 2014 ... Global Disposable Syringe Industry of 178 pages ... business intelligence library. The 2014 ... Industry is a professional and deep research ... overview analysis, the report introduces Disposable Syringe ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 23, 2014 Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. ... in patented biopharmaceutical, modernized traditional Chinese medicine (mTCM), ... announced that the Company achieved the Public Notice ... (GMP) certificate of TPI,s Qionglai Facility (QLF) from ... public notice period is a significant procedure of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 2Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 3World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 2World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 3World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 4World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 5TPI QLF Achieved Public Notice Status of GMP Certification 2TPI QLF Achieved Public Notice Status of GMP Certification 3
... BioTech Medical, Inc. announces the addition of the ... Head Cushion to its ever expanding line ... day that goes by that our office doesn,t receive a ... Operations for BioTech Medical, Inc.  "We listened to our customers, ...
... 18, 2011 Bench International, a global, milestone-based, performance-driven ... industry, today announced that it has acquired Rocket Careers, ... in the San Francisco Bay Area. With the addition ... fulfill clients, executive search needs in the Bay Area. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Bench International Announces Acquisition of Rocket Careers, Inc. 2
... TMS-1 features come back with better resolution, ... cones use 25 or 31 rings (same ... alignment system provides high accuracy & repeatability. ... brow shadow & provides extensive corneal coverage. ...
... Portable Slit-Lamp. Rechargeable, cordless ... for any purpose , Easy selection ... blue filter , Extra-bright halogen lamp ... main and extra ,power pack , ...
... the first compact and portable non-contact ... OCULUS Pachycam has automatic correction of ... accordance with Shah or Ehlers to ... OCULUS Pachycam is non-contact pachymetry in ...
... Handy Pachymeter is what you want and ... only 530g (19 oz.) and is the ... The Tomey Tine-Assisted Measurement System will allow ... Dot Matrix LCD provides easy-toread information. Thermal ...
Medicine Products: