Improving medication adherence with technology

Non-adherence to therapy is widely recognized as an ever-present problem in healthcare generally and the pharma industry specifically, which forgoes some $250 billion annually in lost sales. The picture is changing, somewhat, from past years, as health systems now have […]

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The outcomes-based reimbursement environment

As the US healthcare system continues to shift its reimbursement model from volume-based (fee for service) to value-based (fee for outcome), the landscape for specialty care is becoming increasingly complex. At the same time, a growing number of innovative specialty […]

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Uplifting the patient care continuum

Welcome to our 5th annual report on patient support / hub services. Pharmaceutical Commerce has been highlighting this part of the life-sciences service universe for two reasons: one trivial and one profound. The trivial reason is that the topic fits […]

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Patient support / hub services continue to evolve

The business of providing outsourced patient support and hub services is growing in lockstep with the growth of specialty pharmaceuticals, which are now approaching nearly half of pharma spending in the US. Specialty pharmaceuticals are not only growing in number, […]

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