November 2018 - First Report Managed Care

Issue 11
November 2018


According to a poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, ocular inflammation and pain in patients following cataract surgery was effectively treated with KPI-121 1%.  | Read More
A team of researchers found that patients with health savings accounts (HSAs) who are on autoimmune drugs had a significantly higher risk for discontinuation, lower proportion of days covered, and lower monthly fill rates after implementation of a copay accumulator adjustment program (CAAP). | Read More
Despite the late timing of reports and less-than-transparent evaluation process, the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) has potential to provide unbiased clinical and economic evaluations, according to a recent survey of payers.  | Read More
Manufacturers believe payers will begin to use the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) assessments more frequently and that payers are also becoming more proactive by integrating ICER requirements into their evidence generation and market strategies, according to new research.  | Read More