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Mari Edlin
Mari Edlin is a frequent contributor to Managed Healthcare Executive. She is based in Sonoma, California.
Watch list 2017: Top therapeutic areas
Watch list 2017: Top therapeutic areas
Find out about the latest treatment and drug pipeline developments
Top pharmacy challenges of 2017
Top pharmacy challenges of 2017
High drug prices continue to plague payers, but various contributing factors intensify the problem.
Four innovative models rein in pharma costs
Four innovative models rein in pharma costs
Plans and PBMs are finding new ways to rein in pharmacy costs.
Online drug pricing tools that influence consumers
Online drug pricing tools that influence consumers
Consumers are demanding transparency in the prices of drugs. Here’s how they are getting it.
Three ways technology is improving the pharmaceutical industry
Technology in pharmacy is leading to improved safety, accountability, and efficiency.
Specialty pharmaceuticals: Solving top challenges
Specialty pharmaceuticals: Solving top challenges
Managed Healthcare Executive recently invited a panel of experts representing different sectors of the healthcare industry to explore specialty pharmaceutical challenges and identify potential solutions.
CMS proposal to address antibiotic resistance: Key takeaways
To participate in Medicare and Medicaid, hospital and critical access hospitals (CAHs) would need to meet new criteria.
How four health plans are fighting the opioid epidemic
How four health plans are fighting the opioid epidemic
From new outreach programs to multidisciplinary teams, here are some new strategies health plans are employing to fight the opioid epidemic
Fall prevention strategies for hospitals
The CDC says that one out of three older adults falls each year, making falls the leading cause of injuries for adults 65 and older. Here’s how some hospitals and programs are addressing the problem.
What’s behind wide-scale hospital price variations?
What’s behind wide-scale hospital price variations?
Report offers some clues regarding healthcare spending disparities