July 7, 2016

Why Patients Love Specialty Pharmacies

Specialty pharmacies were developed to deliver costly, complex drugs that cannot practically be dispensed through a retail channel. These drugs include injectable and infusion drugs as […]
June 28, 2016

What Are Specialty Pharmacies and Why is the Market Growing So Fast?

The specialty pharmacy is a new breed of prescription drug fulfillment that has developed in response to the dramatic growth of complex medications that cost from […]
June 16, 2016

Can Physicians Benefit from Chronic Care Management?

Introduced by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), chronic care management refers to services delivered under the CMS CPT code 99490 that involve preventative, […]
June 10, 2016

What is Chronic Care Management?

According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), nearly half of the adults in the U.S.—some 117 million people—have one or more chronic health conditions. This […]
May 25, 2016
Overcoming patient adherence problems

Patient Behavior: Improving the Last Mile in Chronic Care

Reaching out to underinsured patients, populations in remote areas, and promoting behavioral change in the population has often been referred to as “the last mile” in […]
April 6, 2016
Mobile Apps May Reduce Hospital Readmission in Specialty Pharmacy Patients

Mobile Apps May Reduce Hospital Readmission in Specialty Pharmacy Patients

An estimated $355 billion is wasted in the United States every year as a result of poor care coordination, failures in care delivery, and overtreatment, including […]