Talking PIE, the Act, Before Thanksgiving

November 23, 2022

AMCP CEO Susan A. Cantrell spoke with Managed Healthcare Executive® about Preapproval Information Exchange (PIE) Act of 2022, which would allow drug manufacturers to share information about a drug with payers before the drug is approved. Cantrell says passage of the PIE Act would speed up patient access to new medications.

Trikafta Effective But Costly, Says Prime Therapeutics | AMCP Nexus 2022

October 14, 2022

A real-world study by the PBM shows major benefits from the new cystic fibrosis drug when it comes to hospitalizations and pulmonary exacerbations. But total cost of care of patients tripled because the drug is expensive.

2022 Pharmacy Survey Results: Aduhelm | Part 5

August 22, 2022

The respondents were almost evenly split on whether it was a mistake for the FDA to approve Aduhelm, but a large majority agreed that CMS made the right decision to restrict Medicare coverage to those enrolled in clinical trials.