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Sep 11, 2014, 07:30 ET
MICHAEL C. KAUFMANN TO BECOME CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER OF CARDINAL HEALTH (PRNewsFoto/Cardinal Health)

Michael C. Kaufmann to Become Chief Financial Officer of Cardinal Health; Jon Giacomin to Lead Pharmaceutical Segment

Cardinal Health announced today that Michael C. Kaufmann, 51, has been named chief financial officer of the company effective Nov. 11, 2014. This...

Aug 29, 2014, 09:00 ET

Five Ways Hospital Pharmacies Can Fulfill Their Quality Care Mission

 In part four of a blog series that addresses how to leverage a hospital pharmacy as a strategic asset, Mary Baxter, MBA, RPh., vice president...

Aug 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

4 Key Factors to Consider When Choosing an Effective Regulatory Outsourcing Partner

 A decline in revenues from approved products and rising competition in generics are adding pressure to pharmaceutical, biotechnology and...

Aug 11, 2014, 16:05 ET

Fred's And Cardinal Health Announce Primary Supply Agreement

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED), a leading provider of pharmacy services in the southeast and Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE:CAH), one of the nation's...

Aug 06, 2014, 16:05 ET

Cardinal Health Board of Directors Approves Quarterly Dividend, Authorizes Increase to Share Repurchase Program, Announces Board Leadership Changes

 Cardinal Health today announced that its board of directors approved a cash dividend of $0.3425 per common share payable on Oct. 15, 2014, to...

Aug 04, 2014, 07:00 ET

Cardinal Health Reports Fourth-Quarter And Fiscal Year Results, Provides Fiscal 2015 Outlook

 Cardinal Health today reported earnings for its fiscal 2014 fourth quarter and year-end. Fourth-quarter fiscal year 2014 revenue was $22.9...

Jul 25, 2014, 11:00 ET

Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy

Cardinal Health will today name three of the nation's most innovative community pharmacies as winners of its prestigious Independent Pharmacy Best...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:30 ET

'Women in Pharmacy' Program Seeks to Expand Pharmacy Ownership

 As part of its ongoing effort to help women pharmacists become business owners, Cardinal Health will host its annual Pharmacy Ownership Boot...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Encourages Independent Pharmacists to Lead Change at 24th Annual Retail Business Conference

 Nearly 8,000 attendees will converge in Washington D.C. for Cardinal Health's annual Retail Business Conference (RBC), taking place July 23-26...

Jul 07, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Supports Future Pharmacists with $2 Million in Scholarships

As part of its continued commitment to supporting future pharmacists, Cardinal Health today announced that nine pharmacy schools across...

Jul 01, 2014, 16:13 ET

DRIVING THE FUTURE: 7 Lessons the Medical Device Supply Chain Can Learn from the Auto Industry

 In the 1970s, America's automotive industry faced one tough competitor. That competitor was a better supply chain – operated by...

Jul 01, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health To Release Fourth-Quarter And Full-Year Results For Fiscal Year 2014 On Aug. 4

 Cardinal Health plans to release fourth-quarter and full-year financial results for its fiscal 2014 on August 4, prior to the opening of...

Jun 12, 2014, 11:41 ET
Glenn A. Britt (PRNewsFoto/Cardinal Health)

Cardinal Health Statement on the Death of Glenn A. Britt

Cardinal Health extends its heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of Glenn A. Britt.  Mr. Britt served as a member of...

Jun 11, 2014, 07:30 ET

Cardinal Health CFO Jeffrey Henderson To Retire At End Of Fiscal Year 2015

Cardinal Health announced today that Chief Financial Officer Jeff Henderson, 49, will retire following the completion of fiscal year 2015, after a...

Jun 04, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Launches Medication Therapy Management Solution to Make it Easier for Retail Pharmacies to Improve Patient Medication Adherence and Outcomes

 Cardinal Health today launched a new solution to make it easier and more time-efficient for retail pharmacies to help patients better...

May 30, 2014, 13:34 ET

Key Factors to Consider When Choosing an Effective HEOR Analytics Partner

 Throughout the last decade, the healthcare landscape has experienced a variety of changes, medications have grown increasingly targeted and...

May 27, 2014, 08:30 ET

New Studies Show Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions' Clinical Pathways Improve Cost Effectiveness and Quality of Treatment of Cancer and Rheumatoid Arthritis

A series of new clinical studies found that Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions' Clinical Pathways program sharply reduces the cost of cancer...

May 12, 2014, 08:30 ET
The company's Mynx(TM) family of patient-friendly vascular closure devices helps physicians seal the femoral artery using a unique, secure sealant, which dissolves within 30 days, leaving nothing behind but a healed artery.  (PRNewsFoto/Cardinal Health)

Cardinal Health Completes Acquisition of AccessClosure

 Cardinal Health today announced the completion of the acquisition of AccessClosure, a leading manufacturer and distributor of extravascular...

May 07, 2014, 16:05 ET

Cardinal Health Raises Quarterly Dividend

 Cardinal Health today announced that its board of directors approved a 13 percent increase in the company's quarterly dividend to $0.3425...

May 06, 2014, 09:00 ET

Part Three, Blog Series: How Eliminating Inefficiences Can Elevate Hospital Pharmacy As A Strategic Asset

DUBLIN, Ohio, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In order to become a true business asset, hospital pharmacies need to eliminate waste and...