Pfizer Reportedly Plans D2C COVID and Migraine Drug Platform
May 01, 2024

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer is reportedly creating an online platform selling anti-COVID and migraine medications. The platform, the subject of a Wednesday (May 1) Financial Times (FT) report, comes as drug makers are pushing to sell their products directly to consumers. According to the report, sources say Pfizer’s direct-to-consumer (D2C)...

Smart Digital Platforms Bridge Gap Between Patients, Prescriptions and Medication Access
March 27, 2024

In recent years, the healthcare industry has witnessed a significant transformation, driven by technological advancements and shifting consumer expectations.  One of the most significant advancements lie in the integration of digital tools and solutions aimed at streamlining medication access and delivery. This shift holds promise,...

GoodRx Leads Provider Ranking of Prescription Apps for Sixth Straight Month
January 29, 2024

During flu season, you want to be on top of your strategy on how to quickly get better if you’re sick. Each month, PYMNTS tracks the most popular mobile apps in the prescription space for the Provider Ranking of Prescription Apps. By observing app use...

GoodRx Holds Top Seat in Provider Rankings of Prescription Apps
November 20, 2023

Flu season is in full swing, and it can be hard to navigate life through the fog of exhaustion. Fortunately, technology can help. With PYMNTS’ Provider Rankings of Prescription Apps, you can get your medicine with a little bit more ease. Here’s the list of...

Study Cites Mark Cuban’s Online Pharmacy Model for Price Reform
June 22, 2022

For a sector steeped in scans and tests to find hidden problems, healthcare itself isn’t very good at transparency, especially when it comes to prescription drug prices. That’s where disruptors are starting to have an impact on the massive and inefficient spend in this area,...

Prescription App Provider Ranking Sees a Contender Gain 14 Points
April 27, 2022

With just the right mixture of app usage data and publicly available information, PYMNTS formulates solutions for those who are looking for apps that meet their needs, including the monthly Provider Ranking of Prescription Apps. Among this month’s top 10, there’s a returning champion —...