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Prescribing RFID

A group of pharmaceuticals-related companies has agreed to work together to evaluate the use of radio-frequency identification tags within their supply chains. Participants include Abbott Laboratories, Barr Pharmaceuticals, CVS Pharmacy, Procter & Gamble, and Rite Aid. In addition, the Healthcare Distribution Management Association and the National Association of Chain Drug Stores are supporting the effort by providing information to the group.

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