March 2016

Express Scripts: 2015 Drug Trend Report

Going into 2015, healthcare payers faced an uphill battle. The previous year, U.S. prescription drug spending had increased at its highest rate since 2003, and specialty drug prices in particular were poised to go on rising rapidly.

However, when the right innovative pharmacy management tools and strategies are put in place, plans become better positioned to manage their pharmacy spend and reduce correlated healthcare costs for the patients they serve. Our vision is for everyone to have access to affordable medications and we work tirelessly toward that goal. Our continued success relies on our commitment to do what’s right for our clients and to always keep our patients at the center of everything we do. 

Medication affordability improves access and patient health. (more…)