Independent Pharmacy Cooperative and Pace Alliance Join Together February 22, 2017 By Nicholas Hamm IPC and Pace Alliance join together to help the independent pharmacist. Restrictive covenants in physician agreements: What you need to know A common issue in almost all physician employment agreements concerns restrictive and non-solicitation covenants. Some physicians and employers have the impression that such covenants are not enforceable, when the truth is more complex. Exchange plans beat out premiums of off-exchange plans by 40% June 06, 2014 By Julia Brown The least expensive plans offered by UnitedHealthcare, Aetna, Cigna and Assurant were over 40% more expensive on average than the least expensive plans on the exchanges CVS Caremark and Cardinal Health team up to supply generic drugs January 08, 2014 By Tracey Walker The two companies have signed an agreement that commits them to a “50/50 joint venture” that may dominate the US market. State of the Industry: Narrow and tiered networks October 01, 2013 By Julie Miller New network designs drive quality through data sharing Contract terms more nuanced June 01, 2013 By Julie Miller ACOs, bundled payment, shared savings require new capabilities and new culture Online product exchanges set example for 2014 Plans should consider adapting similar strategies from online product exchanges to prepare for 2014.