About this Webinar Series
Wednesday, March 24; 12:00 – 4:00 pm ET
As the cost of drugs continues to rise, particularly specialty drugs which account for an estimated 40-50% of drug spend in 2020, employers and plan sponsors are considering a variety of pharmacy management resources and solutions to deliver meaningful costs savings and improved patient outcomes. This webinar series examines levers of control to manage costs, such as innovative contracting strategies, changes to plan design, effective clinical protocols, and the adoption of technology, personalized medicine, and other consumer-driven approaches to help employers improve their employees’ adherence while promoting transparency.
12:00 – 1:00 PM
Opening Panel: Evaluate the Current Trends, Market Dynamics, and Employer Considerations to Optimize Drug Spend
The US drug market and complicated nature of relationships between all of the stakeholders involved in the dispensing and payment for bio/pharmaceutical products has created challenges and misalignments impacting everyone. This panel examines the current state of the market, market players, and considerations employers should take into account to ensure a pharmacy management strategy that optimizes drug spend.
1:00 – 2:00 PM
TBA Session Hosted by EmpiRx
2:00 – 3:00 PM
TBA Consumer Choice, Engagement, or Personalization, or Adherence
3:00 – 4:00 PM
TBA Innovative Contracting and/or Alternate PBM Models