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2009-10-22 10:43:00

DETROIT, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Michigan's small business owners know that offering employee health coverage can help them attract and keep good employees; yet escalating health care costs are making this increasingly difficult. They need help, and they need it now.

2009-10-13 07:30:00

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) presented data at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Annual Educational Conference, which illustrates how innovative pharmacy benefit plan design can impact generic utilization.

2009-10-09 11:10:00

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Cibbey Abraham, Pharm.D., of FutureScripts, will present a research poster today at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy's 2009 Educational Conference at 12:30 p.m. Central Time at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in downtown San Antonio. Dr.

2009-09-30 16:55:00


2009-09-15 13:44:42

An annual U.S. survey of non-federal private and public employers indicates most employers and employees are paying more for health insurance.

2009-08-24 14:52:00

WASHINGTON, August 24 /PRNewswire/ -- As members of Congress continue to debate proposals for health care reform, the National Pharmaceutical Council (NPC) has released a new report on an important approach being used by leading edge employers for improving patient health outcomes - Value-Based Insurance Design (VBID).

2009-06-15 12:16:00

The New Pharmacy Benefit Evaluator Analyzes Health Plan Pharmacy Benefit Structure, Spending and the Plan-PBM Relationship to Inform Managed Care Sales Strategy Development NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthLeaders-InterStudy, the leading provider of managed care market intelligence, has enhanced its Pharmacy Benefit Evaluator, a Web-based product that analyzes health plan pharmacy benefit structure and spending and the health plan-to-pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) relationship...

2009-06-02 08:02:07

Biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) such as adalimumab, etanercept and infliximab are effective at reducing symptoms and slowing progression of rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

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