FOCUS OF THE WEEK
Choosing Wisely Campaign Aims to Curb Medical Spending
The American Board of Internal Medicine, in collaboration with Consumer Reports, has recently launched an initiative called Choosing Wisely, which aims to reduce unnecessary medical treatments.
Key Takeaways from the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy 24th Annual Meeting
The American Journal of Managed Care team had the opportunity to attend the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy’s 24th Annual Meeting in San Francisco this past week. Here are some of the key takeaways from the very informative sessions.
Implications of Obamacare Decision Go Beyond Healthcare
The health care reform debate rages on as the Supreme Court continues to deliberate on whether or not the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is constitutionally sound.
Express Scripts-Medco Merger Raises Debate
Eight months and $29.1 billion later, Medco Health Solutions has been acquired by Express Scripts Inc.