January 2011

Telephone-Based Disease Management: Why It Does Not Save Money

March 10, 2011

WEB EXCLUSIVE

To generate cost savings, plan sponsors should implement transitional care programs and disease management programs that consider risk, actionability, treatment and program effectiveness, and costs.

Telephone-Based Disease Management: Why It Does Not Save Money

January 14, 2011

The American Journal of Managed Care

To generate cost savings, plan sponsors should implement transitional care programs and disease management programs that consider risk, actionability, treatment and program effectiveness, and costs.

Economic Model for Emergency Use Authorization of Intravenous Peramivir

January 14, 2011

The American Journal of Managed Care

The US Food and Drug Administration granted emergency use authorization of intravenous neuraminidase inhibitors for patients with 2009 influenza A (H1N1), creating a need for economic studies.

High-Deductible Health Plans and Costs and Utilization of Maternity Care

January 14, 2011

The American Journal of Managed Care

High-deductible benefit design was associated with increased out-of-pocket costs for maternity care, but had no adverse impacts on receipt of recommended prenatal and postpartum care.