August 2010

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.

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.

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.