What is your alternative solution to your Opioid epidemic?

Opioid abuse affects thousands of American daily. Although analyzing pharmacy and medical claims can quickly identify prescription drug therapy problems, isolating users of illegal opioids are a bigger challenge. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, “Overdoes from both prescription and illegal opioids

Webinar: 3 Immediate Tactics for Ultimate MTM Success

Learn how to solidify your MTM program today, and be prepared for the future of MTM tomorrow. Tuesday, April 11, 2017 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM CST Three key tactics: Identification:  Member qualification & Audit Preparedness Intervention:  Maximizing Member Engagement Impact:  Transparent ROI & Claims-based

Pill Organizers Do Not Result in Better Medication Adherence

Using a pill bottle strip with toggles, a digital timer cap, or a standard pillbox does not result in better medication adherence for patients with chronic disease over one year, according to Niteesh K. Choudhry, MD, Ph.D., of Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.  Of

Reports of Medication Side Effects Increases by 500%

Over 1 million accounts of medication side effects were filed with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2015, a 500 percent increase in 12 years according to a report by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and MedPage Today. Calculations for 2016 are not completed but

Nearly 20% of Economy Linked to Healthcare Spending by 2025

According to a report by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), overall healthcare spending will outpace the total values of goods and services produced in the U.S. over the next ten years. An estimated $3.4 trillion was spent in 2016 on health