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Aubrey Westgate
Managed Healthcare Executive Politics and Policy Survey 2016
With the presidential election quickly approaching, here’s your chance to know where your peers stand on key issues.
Are oncology pathways effective? AMCP presenters weigh in
Faced with a proliferation of oncology treatments, payers have started using oncology pathways. But what do these programs look like, and are they really working?
Biosimilars and interchangeable biologics: News to watch
Biosimilars in the United States are slowly gaining traction, but widespread confusion and legal barriers remain.
Executives debate exchange viability, Obamacare
What is the future of Healthcare Exchanges? And what is the future of Obamacare in general? Healthcare executives weigh in.
Health policy experts predict election outcome, healthcare changes
While healthcare has flown under the radar for much of this election season, it’s a topic that was not ignored at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Nexus in National Harbor, Maryland.
Five specialty pharmaceutical trends to watch
Approvals of specialty pharmaceuticals have far outpaced traditional drugs, and that trend will continue. But that’s not the only specialty medication trend that healthcare executives should have on their radar.
Biomarkers: Top challenges and opportunities in managed care
Biomarkers, if used appropriately, could ensure patients receive the appropriate treatment sooner, and that they have better outcomes at reduced costs. But despite the potential and expanding capabilities, barriers to full-fledged use remain.
Top risk factors for opioid use disorder, overdose
In 2014, nearly 2 million Americans met the diagnostic criteria for a past-year prescription opioid use disorder, and at least 14,000 people died from a prescription opioid overdose. Read about the top drivers and risk factors.
Four developments helping address the opioid epidemic
As the opioid epidemic continues across the U.S., new treatment programs and guidelines could help reverse the trend.
Managed care pharmacy survey findings 2016
To identify the top managed care pharmacy challenges and what your peers are doing about them, Managed Healthcare Executive, in partnership with Access Market Intelligence and the National Institute of Collaborative Healthcare, conducted its first-ever pharmacy survey during the second quarter of 2016.