“Legislation”

15 result(s)
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Public Policy
Proposed HHS rule would eliminate rebates PBMs negotiate for Part D plans and MCOs, and may eventually affect all plans. Manufacturers would retain 15% of rebates currently... More
Briefing
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Government Programs and Services
CVS Health undertook an enterprise-wide initiative to ensure 13M Medicare beneficiaries had a smooth transition to new MBI cards. More
Commentary
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Cost Management
CVS Health responded to the Administration's Blueprint on lowering drug costs and highlighted what the company does to control costs. We also recommended things the... More
Commentary
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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
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Public Policy
This fall, as state legislatures reconvene, they’ll consider dozens of bills aimed at restricting PBM tools like utilization management that help control costs while ensuring... More
Commentary
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Government Programs and Services
Despite lack of consistent national standards, payors can earn meaningful incentives for improvements to Medicaid quality measures. More
Briefing
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Government Programs and Services
Medicaid is a join state-federal program and currently lacks consistent national quality measures sets. There is significant opportunity to incentivize quality and value by... More
Briefing
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Public Policy
A focus on prioritizing generic review and fostering competition could help in the battle against sky-rocketing prescription drug costs. More
Commentary
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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
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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