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Jun 18, 2015, 08:30 ET

New Clinical Studies Prove that Asking Patients the Right Questions Can Improve Quality, Reduce Costs of Care

 A series of new clinical studies demonstrates the essential role that patient-reported outcomes (PRO) analysis can play in advancing...

Jun 17, 2015, 09:15 ET

Cardinal Health Among 64 Employers Recognized by National Business Group for Promoting Healthy Lifestyles

 The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, today honored Cardinal Health for its ongoing...

Jun 05, 2015, 07:43 ET

Cardinal Health To Acquire The Harvard Drug Group For $1.115 Billion

 Cardinal Health today announced plans to acquire The Harvard Drug Group (THDG),  a distributor of generic pharmaceuticals,...

May 28, 2015, 08:00 ET

Cardinal Health Binding Offer To Acquire Cordis Accepted

Cordis Is A Worldwide Leader In Cardiac And Endovascular Medical Products  Cardinal Health today announced that its March 1, 2015 binding...

May 27, 2015, 08:30 ET

New Studies Reinforce Important Role Real-World Patient Data Can Play in Developing Value-based Reimbursement Strategies

 Later this week, Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions will present a new series of health economic outcomes research (HEOR) studies that...

May 14, 2015, 08:30 ET

New Clinical Studies Affirm That Patient-Reported Outcomes Can Improve Quality, Reduce Costs of Care for High-Cost, Complex Diseases

To improve the quality and reduce the costs of treatment provided to patients with complex diseases, a new series of studies being unveiled this...

May 11, 2015, 08:30 ET

The Medicine Shoppe® and Medicap Pharmacy® Franchisees Go Tobacco-Free

 Smoking is the leading cause of preventable death worldwide, killing more than 480,000 Americans and causing illnesses that cost more than...

May 06, 2015, 08:30 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...

May 04, 2015, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Expert Discusses Latest Research On Gender Gap In Pharmacy

The Pharmacy Workforce Center recently issued its 2014 National Pharmacist Workforce Survey, which confirmed that pharmacy has shifted toward a...

Apr 30, 2015, 07:00 ET

Cardinal Health Reports Fiscal 2015 Third-Quarter Results

Cardinal Health today reported fiscal year 2015 third-quarter revenue of $25.4 billion and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share (EPS) from...

Apr 15, 2015, 08:30 ET

2015 GenerationRx Awards Mark Continuation of Partnership to Prevent Prescription Drug Misuse

With more than 15 million people aged 12 or older using prescription drugs non-medically annually, prevention education is key to reversing the...

Apr 09, 2015, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health to Release Third-Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2015 on April 30

Cardinal Health plans to release third-quarter financial results for its fiscal year 2015 on April 30 prior to the opening of trading on the New...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:20 ET

The Time Is Now To Fully Measure ROI Of Medication Therapy Management

 When a new solution benefits everyone in the healthcare system, yet still is not being widely adopted; it's appropriate to start asking why....

Mar 03, 2015, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Named One of the "Top 50 Companies for Executive Women" by NAFE

 Cardinal Health has been named one of the 2015 "NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women" by the National Association for Female Executives...

Mar 02, 2015, 07:30 ET

Cardinal Health To Acquire Cordis, A Worldwide Leader In Cardiac And Endovascular Medical Products For $1.944 Billion In Cash

- Significantly advances Cardinal Health's offering of interventional cardiology and endovascular solutions for integrated health systems and their...

Feb 03, 2015, 16:10 ET

Cardinal Health Board of Directors Approves Quarterly Dividend

Cardinal Health today announced that its board of directors approved a quarterly dividend of $0.3425 per share. This quarterly dividend will be...

Jan 29, 2015, 07:00 ET

Cardinal Health Reports Fiscal 2015 Second-Quarter Results

Cardinal Health today reported fiscal year 2015 second-quarter revenue of $25.5 billion and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share (EPS) from...

Jan 22, 2015, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Ranked Among Most LGBT-Inclusive Places to Work in 2015

 Cardinal Health again received a score of 100 percent on the 2015 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) and is among those listed as a Best Place to...

Jan 06, 2015, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health to Release Second-Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2015 on Jan. 29

Cardinal Health plans to release second-quarter financial results for its fiscal year 2015 on Jan. 29, prior to the opening of trading on the New...

Dec 18, 2014, 12:15 ET

Bayer Appoints Cardinal Health as U.S. Based Contract Manufacturer for Xofigo® (radium Ra 223 dichloride) Injection

Bayer HealthCare and Cardinal Health today announced the signing of a 15-year agreement for the contract manufacturing of Xofigo® (radium Ra...