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Success with Enhanced Medication Therapy Management

In 2021, 48 million Medicare beneficiaries enrolled in Part D plans. Medication therapy management (MTM) for Medicare Part D endeavors to prevent dangerous drug mixes, overmedication, and drug misuse among people with certain qualifying chronic ...
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How to Create a Successful Star Ratings Program

One thing goes without saying: When it comes to quality measures, every health plan aims for a five-star rating—and for good reason. Eighty percent of Medicare members are enrolled in plans with four- or five-star quality ratings,  up 76 percent ...
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4 Ways to Optimize Your Retail Pharmacy Workflow

In the retail pharmacy business, workflow efficiency is essential. Day-to-day operations can impact everything from a retail pharmacy’s bottom line to patient satisfaction, patient safety, and quality performance.  “Today, pharmacies have to be at ...
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3 Benefits of Multi-Channel Marketing for Pharma

In recent years, pharmaceutical companies have embraced multi-channel marketing (MCM) strategies to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of their initiatives, expand their reach, and adapt to ever-evolving consumer expectations. Multi-channel ...
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Which Conditions Have the Lowest Adherence Rates?

Chronic conditions  impact 6 in 10 Americans, according to estimates by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Many of those patients are prescribed medication to treat their condition; however, medication non-adherence in patients ...
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Why Patient Engagement Should Be Your Top Priority

Patient engagement is more than just a buzzword—it’s a must in healthcare today. As patients become savvier consumers with greater expectations, payers and PBMs must find new ways to reimagine engagement and actively involve patients in their own ...
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How DIR Fees Impact Pharmacies

Direct and indirect remuneration fees (DIR) can have a significant impact on pharmacy revenue and reimbursements. These fees, which are retroactive in nature, have increased by a noteworthy 91,500 percent over the past decade. If you work in the ...
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3 Ways to Improve Clinical Quality Measures

Clinical quality measures are a top priority in healthcare today. With reimbursements now directly tied to quality measures, payers are increasingly incentivized to maximize their plan’s performance and ultimately improve their Centers for Medicare ...
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Improving Medication Adherence to Specialty Drugs

Adherence to specialty drugs is essential for managing and treating chronic and complex conditions. However,  pharmaceutical companies face a myriad of unique challenges in medication adherence to specialty drugs. In fact, a study on specialty ...
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Identifying and Addressing Gaps in Care

The U.S. healthcare system is highly fragmented in nature. Poor care coordination and disparities between best practices and the care received can lead to dangerous clinical errors, poor patient outcomes, and increased healthcare spending. 
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