Pharmacist-delivered medication therapy management is a cost-effective method for increasing the utilization of guideline-recommended cardiovascular therapies in high-risk diabetic Medicare patients.
Current treatment guidelines utilized by healthcare provider organizations and managed care organization insurance coverage policies for growth hormone therapy are reviewed.
Congress needs to take the necessary courageous steps to remove barriers to the development of promising treatments that will meet patients’ medical needs.
Combining medication history information from multiple sources improves the completeness and accuracy of the medication information.
This study developed and tested predictive models of opioid abuse using Humana commercial membership data that were subsequently tested in the Truven commercial data set.
The drug industry wants to shrink the 340B drug discount program; however, safety net providers insist it is vital to treating the poor.
One day health plans may cover medical marijuana in states where the drug has been legalized, but there are still barriers to overcome.
Vaccination with trivalent live attenuated versus inactivated influenza vaccine in children aged 2 to 17 years is cost saving or cost-effective depending on the severity of the influenza season.