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Your input is needed! Managed Healthcare Executive, in partnership with Access Market Intelligence and the National Institute of Collaborative Healthcare, is seeking your opinion on the current state of pharmacy, and where it’s headed...
Here are some of the innovative approaches payers and providers are taking to quell the diabetes epidemic, and curb the costs associated with it.
Concerns among stakeholders may call for EHR system revamping
An in-depth look at the effects of PDMPs, which are electronic databases used to track the prescribing and dispensing of controlled prescription drugs to patients.
While value-based reimbursement presents opportunities for payers and providers, succeeding in such a reimbursement model can be challenging. Here are four things to strive for that could increase the likelihood of success in a value-...
Model set to improve compliance, reduce costs, but reimbursement challenges remain.
Factors include rising costs of brand medications, increased specialty therapy use
Shared resources, specialized drugs key to curbing costs
Considering entering into a risk-sharing agreement with another payer or provider? Avoid these top mistakes.
PBMs, insurers use cautious approach when managing these cholesterol-lowering drugs.

IN THE PIPELINE
PBM expands pay for value to RA drugs

Express Scripts will implement more programs that pay for drugs based on their effectiveness, according to the PBM’s ...

First drug approved for hallucinations in Parkinson’s
First Zika test on market
FDA warns about Diflucan during pregnancy

INDUSTRY ANALYSIS
Public opinion shifts about the ACA

A new study explores the tangible effects of the ACA and the study author weighs in on the implications for managed care.

Presidential candidates’ ACA plans
Supreme Court Zubik v. Burwell: ...
MACRA will drive value-based ...

PHARMACY BEST PRACTICES
Cardiovascular drugs: Current ...

Cardiovascular drugs are among the most widely used, since their indications are far reaching and address conditions that ...

Novartis signs on to value-based ...
Pharma coupons: pros and cons
Impact of Medicare's expanded ...

ACCOUNTABLE CARE
Pharmacists critical to success in 5 ...

At AMCP 2016, presenters identified five types of alternative payment models, and shared why pharmacists play a key role.

ACOs that include hospitals have ...
ACOs, pharmacists, and value-based ...
Top ways you can impact drug spending

POLICY
Seven ways Hillary Clinton would ...

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton vows to provide more affordable, cost effective, accessible, and higher ...

How Trump would change healthcare
How Trump, Cruz, and Kasich would ...
Top ways Bernie Sanders would change ...

BLOGS
Opinion: Captive insurance models ...

Captives can serve as focal points for the captive owners’ collective efforts to promote safer healthcare environments ...

Study: Biosimilars may result in ...
Four big post-ACA challenges for payers
Landmark study: Intensive blood ...

FOR YOUR BENEFIT
Measuring payer, provider progress ...

In the move to value-based care, there have been surprises and disruptions for payers and providers alike. In this Q&A, ...

Common skills shared by successful ...
Mail-order pharmacy improves stroke ...
‘Human-centered’ approach to ...

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