We have criteria we hope a bill will meet, and we are now in the process of reviewing the proposals on how they stand up with what we are hoping to see," said the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
The research was presented Wednesday at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
M2 PHARMA-December 21, 2015-The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
names new chief executive officer
-- To increase utilization of biosimilars, the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
(AMCP) is urging the Food and Drug Administration to issue final guidance on interchangeability standards and develop educational materials that underscore the ability of pharmacists to automatically substitute an interchangeable biologic for its reference product.
2018 is shaping up to be the year of "value." And the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
is proud to be at the forefront of what is one of the most promising developments in health care in recent years: the shift away from payment models based on fee-for-service and towards those based on rewarding value and improved outcomes.
Other organizations signing the letter included CVS Health, Express Scripts, the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association, Prime Therapeutics, the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
, the American Society of Health System Pharmacists, the Healthcare Supply Chain Association, America's Health Insurance Plans, the American College of Physicians, the BlueCross BlueShield Association, the Premier Healthcare Alliance, AARP, the Campaign for Sustainable Rx Pricing, the Coalition to Reduce Spending, Frontiers of Freedom, Public Citizen and the Sector HealthCare Roundtable.
This research, studying the prevalence of use and cost of autoimmune specialty drugs using integrated medical and pharmacy data, was presented earlier this month at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
Nexus event which was held in National Harbor, Md.
The report, presented at a conference of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
, was described as one of the first of its kind to quantify the total savings of pharmacy interventions and what this type of medication management means to patients and payers.
A registered pharmacist in New Jersey, Bonome is an active member of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
With those questions in mind, the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
Foundation, with the support of Pfizer Inc., undertook a major study of emerging trends in the health care system.
The organizations include the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
, the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, the American Pharmacists Association, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, CVS Caremark Corp., Walgreen Co., Rite Aid Corp.