PBM

Four PBM programs poised to rein in the opioid epidemicPBMs are in a unique position to help curb opioid abuse. Here are four programs that demonstrate promising outcomes.
Pharmacy Is Dead
Pharmacy Is DeadThe CVS/Aetna deal won’t kill traditional pharmacy—it just shows that it’s already dead.
The CVS/Aetna Deal in 5 Quotes
The CVS/Aetna Deal in 5 QuotesNow that an official proposal has been announced, how are industry leaders responding?
CVS to Show Real-time Medication Costs
CVS to Show Real-time Medication CostsThe pharmacy chain announced that CVS Caremark customers will have access to medication costs and lower-cost alternatives.
ICER-VA alliance for formulary management sparks debateThe National Pharmaceutical Council takes issue with ICER’s collaboration with the VA’s PBM. Find out what both camps are saying.
Why Every Pharmacist Should Care About the CVS/Aetna Deal
Why Every Pharmacist Should Care About the CVS/Aetna DealEven if it doesn't happen, the deal says a lot about the current and future states of pharmacy.
Controversy heats up over pharmacy benefit manager DIR feesPBMs make the argument for DIR fees after a litany of complaints from industry stakeholders.
Potential CVS-Aetna merger: Top 6 industry implicationsHealthcare executives identify how the industry could be affected if the Aetna-CVS merger goes through.
Potential CVS-Aetna merger: Key takeaways for health execsThe CVS Health-Aetna potential merger will have healthcare executives rethinking traditional industry competitors. Here’s why.
CVS Launches New PBM Pharmacy Network, NCPA Responds
CVS Launches New PBM Pharmacy Network, NCPA RespondsThe new network will feature thousands of independents, but NCPA has reservations.