High Impact Pharmaceuticals: A Review of Relatively Low Volume Pharmacy Cost-drivers

We will discuss some of the leading pharmacy cost drivers including significant increases in AWP, new developments in dispensing and billing channels, and categories of high impact pharmaceuticals.

Webinar Summary

Pharmacy costs continue to represent a substantial portion of overall spending in healthcare. Claim closures and reductions in compounds and opioids have helped to lower some of these costs, however, so-called “price opportunists” continue to emerge along with specialty treatments and new, innovative therapeutics.

Dates: Wednesday, August 12 and a repeat session on Wednesday, August 26
Time: 2-3 PM Eastern Time
Presenter: Nikki Wilson, Pharm. D., MBA, Director of Pharmacy Product Development, Coventry
CEUs Pending: CA, DE, FL, GA, IN, KY, LA, MN, NC, NH, NV, OK, TX and CCM and RN nationwide

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Coventry offers workers' compensation, auto, and disability care and cost-management solutions for employers, insurance carriers, and third-party administrators. With roots in both clinical and network services, Coventry leverages over 35 years of industry experience, knowledge, and data analytics. As a part of the specialty division of Aetna our mission is returning people to work, to play, and to life. And our care management and cost-containment solutions do just that. Our networks, clinical solutions, specialty programs, and business tools will help you focus on total outcomes.

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