Articles

ACAP Tackles SDoH Issues

June 30, 2022

The Association for Community Affiliated Plans has launched The ACAP Center for Social Determinants of Health Innovation. The center offers tailored resources, including policy reports, market research, and roundtable educational events, to help health plans, policymakers, and other stakeholders address social issues that impact health and wellbeing

An Upstream Strategy for Treating Severe Asthma

June 17, 2022

Thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP) has been identified as starting the cascades of cytokines that result in the inflammation that underlies many cases of severe asthma. A review paper discusses how Tezspire inhibits TSLP and the evidence for its safety and efficacy in numerous clinical trials.

NIH Partners with WHO to Make COVID-19 Tech Available Worldwide

May 13, 2022

The partnership will allow international manufacturers to use the technologies for the potential development of COVID-19 vaccines, treatments and diagnostics to benefit people living in low- and middle-income countries.

Jayne Hornung of MMIT Talks Digital Therapeutics at Asembia

May 04, 2022

Jayne Hornung, Chief Clinical Officer, Pharmacy, MMIT addresses the difference between digital therapeutics in the pharmacy and medical benefit space, and digs into the potential causes of the slow uptake in digital therapeutics among payers during this year's Asembia Specialty Pharmacy Summit in Las Vegas.