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2/18/2021 How Specialty Pharmacies Provide an Extra Level of Care to Help Manage Your Condition bcbsnc.com ... them.The cost of specialty drugs has skyrocketed in recent years. In fact, it increased an average of 23% in 2020.To combat the rising costs while keeping standards of care high, maintains a specialty pharmacy network .The network includes local and national pharmacies that meet rigorous quality criteria. All of these pharmacies are accredited through URAC , a national and independent organization that promotes health care quality and efficiency. This ...
2/9/2021 URAC Partners with Acentrus Specialty to Improve Patient Care healtheconomics.com ... this move will allow the organization to accredit more healthcare systems and pharmacies.Specialty Vice President George Zula notes, “For the first time, the nation’s largest accrediting organization and the nation’s largest specialty pharmacy network have come together to reinforce our shared mission of improving health care quality for millions of patients,” adding, “This partnership advances a fundamental goal shared by Acentrus and URAC—helping people lead ...
2/3/2021 URAC and Acentrus Specialty sign patient care partnership pharmaceuticalcommerce.com February 2, 2021 Agreement provides Acentrus with specialty pharmacy accreditationURAC, an independent healthcare accreditation organization, has launched a partnership with Acentrus Specialty, a specialty pharmacy network for hospitals and health systems. The Acentrus network embodies 111 hospitals and health systems across the US, ranging from academic medical centers to community hospitals.The deal, which grants Acentrus customers with discounted pricing for URAC Specialty Pharmacy Accreditation, reinforces URAC’s mission ...
2/3/2021 URAC and Acentrus Specialty sign patient care partnership pharmexec.com ... rights reserved. URAC and Acentrus Specialty sign patient care partnership February 3, 2021Agreement provides Acentrus with specialty pharmacy accreditationURAC, an independent healthcare accreditation organization, has launched a partnership with Acentrus Specialty, a specialty pharmacy network for hospitals and health systems. The Acentrus network embodies 111 hospitals and health systems across the US, ranging from academic medical centers to community hospitals.The deal, which grants Acentrus customers with discounted ...
2/1/2021 Washington, DC, Feb. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- wapakdailynews.com Washington, DC, URAC, the nation’s largest independent health care accreditation organization and the recognized leader in pharmacy accreditation, has launched a first-of-its-kind partnership with Acentrus SpecialtyTM, the largest specialty pharmacy network for hospitals and health systems. The Acentrus network encompasses 111 hospitals and health systems nationwide, from major academic medical centers to community hospitals.“Hospitals and health systems are increasingly building specialty pharmacy capabilities and it ...
2/1/2021 URAC and Acentrus Specialty Launch Pioneering Partnership to Help Health Systems and Hospitals Strengthen Patient Care forextv.com ... 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — URAC, the nation’s largest independent health care accreditation organization and the recognized leader in pharmacy accreditation, has launched a first-of-its-kind partnership with Acentrus SpecialtyTM, the largest specialty pharmacy network for hospitals and health systems. The Acentrus network encompasses 111 hospitals and health systems nationwide, from major academic medical centers to community hospitals.“Hospitals and health systems are increasingly building specialty pharmacy capabilities ...
2/1/2021 URAC and Acentrus Specialty Launch Pioneering Partnership to Help Health Systems and Hospitals ... biomedreports.com TweetWashington, DC,Washington, DC, URAC, the nation’s largest independent health care accreditation organization and the recognized leader in pharmacy accreditation, has launched a first-of-its-kind partnership with Acentrus SpecialtyTM, the largest specialty pharmacy network for hospitals and health systems. The Acentrus network encompasses 111 hospitals and health systems nationwide, from major academic medical centers to community hospitals.“Hospitals and health systems are increasingly building specialty pharmacy ...
9/15/2020 Claritas Rx And Turning Point Form Partnership on Specialty Pharmacy Analytics salestechstar.com By STS News Desk Claritas Rx , a data integration and analytics company focused on specialty biopharmaceutical distribution channels, announced today that it has partnered with Turning Point , an innovative specialty pharmacy network comprised of the largest independent, top-performing specialty pharmacies, to provide biopharmaceutical manufacturers in-depth analytics and insight based on data from the Turning Point specialty pharmacy network . Read More: Birdie Announces Appointment Of Market Research Veteran Ted ...
9/14/2020 Claritas Rx And Turning Point Form Partnership on Specialty Pharmacy Analytics PR Newswire PRNewswire/ -- Claritas Rx, a data integration and analytics company focused on specialty biopharmaceutical distribution channels, announced today that it has partnered with Turning Point, an innovative specialty pharmacy network comprised of the largest independent, top-performing specialty pharmacies, to provide biopharmaceutical manufacturers in-depth analytics and insight based on data from the Turning Point specialty pharmacy network . "Claritas is the perfect partner due to the cultural fit and expertise," said ...
9/14/2020 Claritas Rx And Turning Point Form Partnership on Specialty Pharmacy Analytics Benzinga SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. , Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Claritas Rx, a data integration and analytics company focused on specialty biopharmaceutical distribution channels, announced today that it has partnered with Turning Point, an innovative specialty pharmacy network comprised of the largest independent, top-performing specialty pharmacies, to provide biopharmaceutical manufacturers in-depth analytics and insight based on data from the Turning Point specialty pharmacy network . "Claritas is the perfect partner due ...
9/14/2020 Claritas Rx And Turning Point Form Partnership on Specialty Pharmacy Analytics tmcnet.com ... Analytics SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. , Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Claritas Rx, a data integration and analytics company focused on specialty biopharmaceutical distribution channels, announced today that it has partnered with Turning Point, an innovative specialty pharmacy network comprised of the largest independent, top-performing specialty pharmacies, to provide biopharmaceutical manufacturers in-depth analytics and insight based on data from the Turning Point specialty pharmacy network . "Claritas is the perfect partner ...
9/1/2020 Aetna unveils plan nudging members to CVS clinics, pharmacies Healthcare Dive ... an important validation point of our ability to impact medical costs through our consumer-facing assets," he said. The new Aetna Connected plan also includes a 24/7 CVS pharmacist helpline and access to CVS' specialty pharmacy network , home infusion services and managed pharmacy network, which includes non-CVS drugstores like Walmart and Kroger. Members will also have access to Aetna's network of about 1,250 primary care doctors, 8,300 specialists, 13 ...
7/22/2020 Indy Health Insurance Company Seeking Investor Partners PR Newswire ... move from surviving the current U.S. drug pricing crisis to thriving," said Ms. Atkinson. In addition, Indy Health Independent Preferred Network members will have better reimbursements, no restrictions to mail and an independent Preferred Specialty Pharmacy Network . Through Indy Health Insurance Company, Medicare-D plan independent pharmacies will ultimately be able to create their own formulary, medication therapy management services and negotiate their own rebates through an independently owned, sustainable ...
7/8/2020 The specialty pharmacy divide: How health systems and payers can find common ground Becker's Hospital Review ... enter more risk-based contracts with payers. However, when it comes to establishing a specialty pharmacy service, they often face challenges related to accreditation, regulatory changes, and access to limited distribution drugs and payer specialty pharmacy network s, Dr. Buller said. Health systems see payers as being driven solely by the bottom line, willing to sacrifice care quality for cost. While cost is a primary decision-maker for payers, providers don't ...
4/23/2020 Kyle Skiermont to join Prime Therapeutics as senior vice president, specialty pharmacy and home delivery services PR Newswire ... role. He will lead Prime's future strategy for specialty pharmacy and home delivery services. Skiermont will have responsibility for all aspects of the specialty pharmacy delivery channel including specialty product and clinical program development, specialty pharmacy network s and a specialty drug management model. He will bring his rich clinical experience and focus on patient experience to shape a specialty delivery approach designed to improve member quality, experience and value. His ...
3/24/2020 scPharmaceuticals Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Year Ended 2019 Financial Results and Provides Business Update gurufocus.com ... FUROSCIX near completion, the Company has begun to turn attention to pre-commercialization efforts. The Company will be focused on specific pre-commercialization activities including establishing a managed care advisory board, contracting with a specialty pharmacy network , and conducting market research to prepare FUROSCIX product messaging and positioning. These pre-commercialization activities will be staged as appropriate to efficiently follow FUROSCIX’s regulatory progress. As part of these efforts, the Company ...
3/24/2020 scPharmaceuticals Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Year Ended 2019 Financial Results and Provides Business Update financialbuzz.com ... FUROSCIX near completion, the Company has begun to turn attention to pre-commercialization efforts. The Company will be focused on specific pre-commercialization activities including establishing a managed care advisory board, contracting with a specialty pharmacy network , and conducting market research to prepare FUROSCIX product messaging and positioning. These pre-commercialization activities will be staged as appropriate to efficiently follow FUROSCIX’s regulatory progress. As part of these efforts, the Company ...
3/23/2020 ACR Advocates Against Payer Mandates on Specialty Pharmacy Acquisition of In-Office Treatments the-rheumatologist.org Scientist Development Award Winner Probes Ethnic Disparities in Lupus Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee (BCBST) announced in fall 2019 that all specialty drugs would have to be acquired through the BCBST specialty pharmacy network as of Jan. 1, 2020. After hearing significant opposition from stakeholders, it pushed back the implementation date to July 1, 2020. If BCBST moves forward with this policy, the ACR is concerned that other payers ...
3/13/2020 mCig Inc. Signs Letter of Intent With Multi-State Licensed PCAB Accredited Compounding, Retail, and Specialty Pharmacy Network Globe Newswire JACKSONVILLE, FL, March 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- mCig, Inc. (MCIG), an innovative biotech company focused on development and commercialization of over the counter, science-driven, botanical nutrigenetics targeting the endocannabinoid system, medical devices, and research & development, today announced execution of a Letter of Intent (LOI) reflecting the Company’s strategic partnership with NJ based, Kaplan Group d/b/a Medical Home Pharmacy ( http://www.medicalhomepharmacy.com/ , https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LWqRacr ...
3/13/2020 mCig Inc. Signs Letter of Intent With Multi-State Licensed PCAB Accredited Compounding, Retail, and Specialty Pharmacy Network newmediawire.com Share mCig Inc. Signs Letter of Intent With Multi-State Licensed PCAB Accredited Compounding, Retail, and Specialty Pharmacy Network Mar. 13, 2020 7:00 AM ET Source: mCig, Inc. JACKSONVILLE, FL - ( NewMediaWire ) - March 13, 2020 - mCig, Inc. (MCIG), an innovative biotech company focused on development and commercialization of over the counter, science-driven, botanical nutrigenetics targeting the endocannabinoid system, medical devices, and research & development, today announced execution of a Letter of ...