“Specialty Drugs”

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Female caregiver and elderly patient discussing medical information on a couch
Specialty
Research published by Coram shows that helping patients transition to at-home or ambulatory center infusion treatments can be beneficial to both patients and payors. More
Briefing
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Specialty
Key drugs to watch for in the specialty pharmacy pipeline Q4 2018–Q1 2019 More
Specialty Report
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Care Management
Oncologists need to take in an enormous amount of information to provide their patients with the most up-to-date treatment. CVS Specialty is partnering with NCCN to provide... More
Briefing
Male patient holding a pill bottle and glass of water
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... More
Commentary
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Care Management
Cancer therapy is evolving and new treatments are being developed at an almost breakneck pace. To help better manage care and costs for oncology, CVS Health has developed an... More
Briefing
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Specialty
CVS Health’s three-tier specialty formulary design separates the increasingly more expensive specialty therapies into three distinct copay or coinsurance categories. Paired with... More
Briefing
Nurse and patient viewing prescription information on a laptop computer
Specialty
PAH is a rare, life-threatening disease, which is incurable. It is difficult to manage and to help ensure the longest survival and best possible quality of life, members need... More
Briefing
Two female pharmaceutical scientists working in a lab
Drug Pipeline
When the FDA approves a “supplemental indication” for a drug already on the market — permitting it to be used for new conditions or stages of a disease, or additional patient... More
Briefing
Portrait photo of Jon Roberts speaking at the CVS Health Forum
Cost Management
Our formulary strategies effectively leverage competition in the pharmaceutical market to help reduce costs and trend for PBM clients. More
Video
Male scientist filling liquid drug samples into vials
Drug Pipeline
Scientific developments are altering the pace and focus of specialty drug development, while regulatory changes are shortening approval times. This poses new challenges for payors... More
Briefing