December 2018 - First Report Managed Care

Volume
15
Issue 12
December 2018

DEPARTMENTS

Care models are shifting, with pure fee-for-service reimbursement models fading even faster than expected, according to a session at NAMCP on care model transformation and payer-provider collaboration.  | Read More
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Adding Zetia (ezetimibe) instead of Repatha (evolocumab) to statins to prevent cardiovascular death in patients with type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular disease appears to be a major cost-savings strategy, researchers shared with attendees at the Scientific Sessions 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. | Read More
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Researchers from the Mayo Clinic have developed an online decision aid prototype to support treatment-related discussion between providers and patients with familial hypercholesterolemia. They described the work-in-progress at the Scientific Sessions 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. | Read More
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In a community-based cohort of adults with primary high cholesterol, or hypercholesterolemia, the overall presence of an identifiable genetic cause was 17%, according to a study presented at the Scientific Sessions 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. | Read More
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