Tweak them all you want, policies still lack enough action to truly bend the cost curve
An economic impact analysis found that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts' (BCBSMA) contributed nearly $1.6 billion to the Commonwealth?s economy.
CVS Caremark research finds $0 copay for generic medications can increase dispensing.
Medica releases iPhone app based on MainStreetMedica.com, which helps consumers compare costs of medical procedures.
Discovery of flaw in system leads Rocky Mountain Health Plans to change policy regarding coverage of heavy babies.
Better diagnosis, better compliance and less waste are goals of patient evaluation surveys
National reports — The e-prescribing SureScripts and RxHub network merger reflects the national movement toward interconnected, standards-based technology infrastructures.
Washington, D.C. — Health insurers and medical groups have agreed to work together to develop national standards for rating physician performance.
The campaign against drug TV advertising and marketing seems to be accelerating in Washington and around the country. The latest salvo comes from leaders of the House Energy & Commerce Committee who want information from pharmaceutical companies and the Food and Drug Administration about questionable marketing campaigns.