Insights provides context and perspective about key pharmacy trends and issues

Cost Management
Payors are projected to save on per-member-per-month costs from strategic formulary removals designed to help mitigate the effect of high-cost and hyperinflationary drugs More
Briefing
Cost Management
New GAO report shows that rebates negotiated on behalf of payors may help control premiums and provides further proof of the value PBMs bring to payors and members. More
Commentary
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Cost Management
Dynamic forces are affecting health and pharmacy care, affordability, and access. CVS Health is aligning efforts to address these challenges with... More
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Cost Management
As a health care innovation company, our steadfast focus is on helping to reduce costs and improve outcomes for our pharmacy benefit management (PBM) clients and their plan members, as well... More
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Read the article: Why the Time Is Right for a New Pricing Model
Cost Management
A Guaranteed Net Cost model can adapt to evolving market trends and help payors stay ahead of manufacturer strategies such as authorized generics, and changing legislative landscape. More
Briefing
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Cost Management
Epidiolex, the latest cannabis-based drug to be approved by the FDA to treat certain seizure disorders, is a highly potent form of cannabidiol. Given the narrow indication and high cost,... More
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Cost Management
The Guaranteed Net Cost model guarantees average net spend per prescription, after discounts and rebates, for each distribution channel. More
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Cost Management
It's time to bust the myth about drug prices and rebates. Larry Merlo, President and CEO shared CVS Health’s perspective as an employer and PBM in an op-ed. More
Commentary
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Cost Management
New CMS rule enables Medicare Part B Payors to use step therapy to direct patients to lower-cost, clinically appropriate medications first, giving them an opportunity to implement... More
Briefing
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Cost Management
CVS Caremark’s QALY-based program aims to bring rationality to drug pricing using comparative effectiveness research and cost-effectiveness analysis, and get manufacturers to set launch... More
Commentary