August 2010

Antihypertensive Medication Adherence and Subsequent Healthcare Utilization and Costs

August 11, 2010

CLINICAL

Retrospective analysis of antihypertensive medication adherence and subsequent total healthcare costs demonstrated a significant, continuous, and inversely proportional effect of adherence on total healthcare costs.

Opening and Continuing the Discussion on Influenza Vaccination Timing

August 11, 2010

LETTERS TO THE EDITORS

A patient-centered medical home with intensive case management and a payer partner can significantly improve hospital utilization and may decrease total medical costs for a Medicare population.

Employees' Willingness to Pay to Prevent Influenza

August 02, 2010

WEB EXCLUSIVE

The willingness of employees to pay to prevent influenza demonstrates a strong preference to protect themselves and their household members; however, modifiable barriers to vaccination persist.