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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...

Dec 08, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Launches New Analytics Tool To Help Hospitals Improve Antibiotic Stewardship Efforts

Cardinal Health today introduced a powerful new tool that gives pharmacists the ability to rapidly analyze antibiotic use trends and identify...

Nov 21, 2014, 07:00 ET

Cardinal Health And Henry Schein Enter Into Long-Term Strategic Agreement To Serve Physician Offices

 Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH), one of the world's largest health care services companies, and Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the...

Nov 13, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Launches Online Tool To Help Retail Pharmacies Make It Easier For Patients To Compare Medicare Part D Plans

With the window for Medicare enrollment open from mid-October through Dec. 7, Cardinal Health recently launched a new online tool, developed by...

Nov 07, 2014, 09:02 ET

Cardinal Health Announces Offering of Senior Notes and Redemption of Outstanding Senior Notes

 Cardinal Health today announced that it has commenced a registered public offering to sell $1.2 billion aggregate principal amount of senior...

Nov 05, 2014, 16:10 ET

Cardinal Health Announces Quarterly Dividend and Preliminary Shareholder Voting Results at 2014 Annual Meeting

Cardinal Health today announced that the board of directors approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.3425 per share, payable Jan....

Nov 03, 2014, 09:41 ET

How Can Health Plans Make MTM Services a Cornerstone Benefit for Their Members?

 Healthcare leaders are being pushed hard across the board to lower costs while raising quality. Medication Therapy Management (MTM) has been...

Oct 30, 2014, 07:00 ET

Cardinal Health Reports Fiscal 2015 First-Quarter Results

 Cardinal Health today reported fiscal year 2015 first-quarter revenue of $24.1 billion and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share (EPS) from...

Oct 29, 2014, 08:30 ET

Patient Safety Grants Available to Providers Working to Improve Efficiency, Quality

The Cardinal Health Foundation is currently accepting applications for grant funding from U.S., Canadian and Puerto Rican hospitals, health...

Oct 13, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Launches Medication Therapy Management Solution to Help Payers Improve CMS Star Ratings and Enhance Member Care

Cardinal Health today launched a Medication Therapy Management Solution to help payers improve both the quality of care their members receive and...

Oct 09, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health to Release First-Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2015 on Oct. 30

 Cardinal Health plans to release first-quarter financial results for its fiscal year 2015 on Oct. 30, prior to the opening of trading on the...

Oct 08, 2014, 08:30 ET

The Ohio State University, Cardinal Health, State of Ohio Complete $13 Million Facility that Aims to Advance Medical Imaging

 The Ohio State University, Cardinal Health and State of Ohio Third Frontier Commission today announced the completion of a five-year-long...

Oct 01, 2014, 08:30 ET
Cardinal Health works to add efficiencies and generate cost-effective options for organizations across the continuum of care. (PRNewsFoto/Cardinal Health)

Cardinal Health 2014 Digital Report to Shareholders Now Available

The Cardinal Health 2014 digital report to shareholders is now available. Interested parties can learn about the company's fiscal year...

Sep 29, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions, KEW Group Bring Power of Personalized Medicine to Community Oncologists

 Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions and KEW Group, Inc. (KEW), a privately held oncology services company, today announced an agreement for...

Sep 25, 2014, 09:01 ET

Phoenix Grants AccessClosure Emerging Growth Company Award

 AccessClosure, a Cardinal Health company, recently won the Emerging Growth Company Award from Phoenix, a medical device and diagnostics...

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...