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2013-02-20 15:12:04

Reducing financial barriers to medication access–a strategy known as value-based insurance design (VBID)–can improve medication adherence and management of chronic diseases such as diabetes. The economic and patient-perceived benefits of eliminating co-payments for diabetes-related medications and supplies are described in a trend-setting study published in Population Health Management, a peer-reviewed journal from Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers. The article is available on...

2012-12-22 05:04:08

AffordRx.com to donate thousands of discount drug cards to those in need. Margate, NJ (PRWEB) December 21, 2012 AffordRx, a discount prescription drug card, is currently giving away thousands of free discount cards to those in need. Countless senior citizens and children living in the United States are not able to afford their prescriptions regularly. Many people are left with no choice but to skip doses or cut pills in half. AffordRx representative Dylan Marc explained his company's...

2012-04-23 23:03:26

Experts in the pharmaceutical industry will detail strategies that health plans can use to combat copay coupons in this April 26 webinar sponsored by Atlantic Information Services. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 23, 2012 Atlantic Information Services, Inc., publisher of Drug Benefit News and Specialty Pharmacy News, is pleased to announce its April 26 webinar, Health Plan Strategies to Combat Consumer Drug Copay Coupons. See webinar details at http://aishealth.com/marketplace/c2p15_042612. As...

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Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.