Prevent polypharmacy problems April 07, 2017By Mari EdlinPolypharmacy presents real problems—especially for older adults. Top four patient engagement trends to watch April 06, 2017By Tracey WalkerThese trends emerge from CDW’s Patient Engagement Perspective Study, but surprisingly one tech trend didn’t make the cut. Four reasons GOP ACA replacement failed without a vote April 05, 2017By Karen AppoldWhat exactly did House representatives on both sides of the aisle dislike about the AHCA? Here’s a look at what MCOs should know. Three ways smarter technology is improving diabetes care April 04, 2017By Donna MarburyCould new technology solve America’s diabetes crisis? Find out. New C-suite position to watch: Chief experience officersChief experience officers improve the patient experience—and the experience of caregivers. New therapies show promise in treating diabetesNew updates in insulin products, as well as non-pharma therapies are on the horizon for diabetes. Bariatric surgery costs vs. benefits: Plan coverage considerations March 30, 2017By Karen AppoldFrom a healthcare perspective, bariatric surgery is considered one of the most effective options for short-term and sustained weight loss. But does the investment pay off? Shifting trends in the pharmaceutical marketplace: What to watch March 30, 2017By Bryant FurlowFrom public furor over price hikes to the loss of patent protections for blockbuster drugs, big changes are afoot in the pharmaceutical marketplace. Read more. Incremental clinical advances for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy March 30, 2017By Bryant FurlowJust last year, the FDA approved Exondys 51 (eteplirsen) for DMD, over the recommendations of FDA scientists and an external scientific advisory committee. Read more. Rapid oncology innovation raises management challenges for payers March 30, 2017By Bryant FurlowOncology is a complex and rapidly-evolving management challenge for payers.