Press Releases

Wolters Kluwer Health Beefs Up Its Industry-Leading Pharmacogenomics Content throughout Drug Information Solutions

OHIO, HUDSON - (May 19, 2014) - Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that it is enhancing its industry-leading pharmacogenomics content across its clinical drug information solutions. This greater depth of pharmacogenomics content is now included in the databases and application programming interfaces (APIs) of Wolters Kluwer Health's embedded drug data solution, Medi-Span®, and is accessible through its premier online and mobile drug references, Lexicomp® Online™ and Lexicomp Mobile Apps.

Wolters Kluwer Health Releases the Medicare Plans File

INDIANAPOLIS, IN —(April 21, 2014) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that it has released the Medi-Span® Medicare Plans File, which provides indicators to designate coverage under Medicare Part B and/or Part D, along with additional attributes to further support or clarify a drug’s coverage under these programs. As a valuable tool for Pharmacy Benefit Managers and insurance payers, this file will help to facilitate processes and policies around drugs covered by Medicare Part B and Part D.

Wolters Kluwer Health Patient Education Debuts Natural Products, Adds More Lab Tests

Ohio, Hudson - (April 17, 2014) - Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today the expansion of the Patient Education content within Lexicomp® Online™, its hospital-wide referential drug information solution, and Lexicomp Integrated, its embedded solution for healthcare applications. This includes the launch of approximately 140 patient education leaflets on natural products and a 50% increase in the collection of leaflets covering lab tests and diagnostic procedures.

Newest Release of Price Rx Includes NADAC Pricing Information and Additional User Enhancements

Indiana, Indianapolis —(January 28, 2014) — Wolters Kluwer Health , a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Price Rx® v2.2 now features NADAC pricing information and several other key enhancements, helping to save users valuable time in research and reporting for selected drug products.

New Cholesterol Guidelines for Statin Drugs in Lexicomp Online Drug Monographs

Ohio, Hudson - (January 20, 2014) - Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Lexicomp® Online™, its hospital-wide referential drug information solution, has been updated to reflect key concepts from the recent ACC/AHA Blood Cholesterol Guidelines.

ACCP Drug Information PRN Announces Joyce Generali as the First Recipient of the “Distinguished Drug Information Practitioner Award”

Missouri, St. Louis —(December 27, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health , a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Joyce Generali, Director of Synthesized Drug Content, Clinical Solutions, Clinical Drug Information, is the recipient of the inaugural “Distinguished Drug Information Practitioner Award” by the ACCP Drug Information PRN at a recent meeting of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy.

Wolters Kluwer Health Has Released the Medi-Span Federal Government Pricing File

Supplying Customers with NADAC Pricing and Attributes
Indiana, Indianapolis —(December 10, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health , a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that it has released the Medi-Span®
Federal Government Pricing File™, which consolidates NADAC pricing data from CMS, serving as a key resource to payers, pharmacy benefit managers, and retail pharmacies.

Health Market Science Selects Medi-Span Controlled Substance Files to Integrate into Proprietary Data Assets for Enhanced Validation of Prescriptive Authority

Indianapolis, Indiana —(December 5, 2013) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, today announced that its Medi-Span Controlled Substances Drug File has been selected by Health Market Science (HMS), a leading supplier of provider data and end-to-end solutions that address data management, regulatory compliance and market intelligence, for integration with HMS’s Prescriber Eligibility® (PE) solution.

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