Partnership aims to make insulin more affordable April 13, 2017By Tracey WalkerCVS, Novo Nordisk launch a prescription savings program to help patients afford essential medications. Regulatory changes for community oncology: What health execs should knowOne thing that is unlikely to change under the new Administration is the goal of reducing the cost of healthcare through various alternative payment initiatives. Here’s how that will affect oncology. One plan’s unique approach to combat diabetes, obesity April 13, 2017By Roy Beveridge MDThis novel approach aims to help those already struggling with obesity and diabetes, but eventually win the fight against this epidemic. Four steps managed care can take to promote antimicrobial stewardshipThe call for antimicrobial stewardship is growing. Enact these steps to prevent a return to the pre-antibiotic era. Behavioral health top priority for employers April 11, 2017By Tracey WalkerWith a growing need for services, nearly nine in 10 employers cite behavioral health as an important priority in Willis Towers Watson survey. Game changing idea: Specialty intensive medical home April 11, 2017By Tracey WalkerBlue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois partners with gastroenterology group to focus on Crohn’s disease patients. Prescribing practices that increase risk of opioid overdose April 10, 2017By Tracey WalkerTwo studies, one from Prime Therapeutics and Stanford, reveal an alarming increase in overdose with concurrent use of opioids and benzodiazepines. Here’s how managed care can help. Six things other industries can learn from healthcare April 10, 2017By Aubrey WestgateIndustry leaders say that despite criticisms against the healthcare industry, there are some great lessons it can teach other industries. Five advancements in diabetes treatment to watch April 09, 2017By Karen AppoldThe healthcare industry continues to focus efforts on treatments that work better, and ideally are less expensive and less invasive for patients. Nine ways to help diabetic patients comply April 08, 2017By Aine CrytsGetting diabetic patients to adhere to medication and dietary changes can be difficult. Here are some tips from experts.