“Health Care Cost”

23 result(s)
Cost Management
CVS Health is launching real-time benefits which, for the first time ever, will offer members and their health care providers transparent, real-time access to member-specific... More
Briefing
A Worthy Target
Care Management
The new guideline for high blood pressure - the first in 14 years - means 46% of American adults will now be considered hypertintensive. But greater use of BP medication and... More
Briefing
Public Policy
As health care costs continue to rise and demand for primary care providers outpaces supply, pharmacists are increasingly on the front lines of care utilizing their clinical... More
Commentary
Public Policy
With all efforts so far to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act amounting having failed, the future of health care reform is uncertain. More
Commentary
The Everyday Epidemic
Care Management
In the United States, and around the world, diabetes is a top spend, and trend, driver. Managing the condition is a complex issue for payors and for anyone with the diagnosis.... More
Feature
Aligning Drug Prices with Value
Cost Management
The current model of static, manufacturer-set drug prices is simply unsustainable. Value-based management approaches attempt to incentivize quality and efficacy. More
Briefing
Cost Management
Members may now face higher out-of-pocket costs for their prescriptions, particularly during their deductible phase. Payors can help by applying rebates at point-of-sale. More
Feature
Public Policy
Lowering out-of-pocket consumer costs, ending manipulation and abuse of FDA regulations, and fostering greater competition can help lower high prescription drug costs. More
Commentary
Public Policy
House Republicans passed their version of a new health care law, but the Senate version is likely to be very different. A replacement for ACA may take some time. More
Commentary
Cost Management
Limiting pharmaceutical sales activities at academic medical centers can help make a meaningful difference in prescribing patterns, and help reduce drug spend. More
Briefing