Pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) were in the news in 2022, and Managed Healthcare Executive®’s coverage of PBMs garnered a great deal of attention.
Smaller and midsize pharmacy benefit managers are taking on Optum Rx, CVS Caremark and Express Scripts. They say they have better technology and are more transparent about their pricing.
The Big Three all set up group purchasing organizations recently, but some industry observers question the timing of the move and who will benefit.
EmsanaRx, a pharmacy benefit manager launched by the Purchaser Business Group on Health, started operations in January 2022
Agenda includes sessions on overall trends in the pharmacy benefit management industry, digital therapeutics and biosimilars.
The president of CVS Caremark discusses the PBM industry’s reputation, list prices and rebates.