Shields Acquires Excelera Shining Spotlight on Health System Specialty Pharmacies

Since 2015, the prevalence of health system-owned specialty pharmacies in large hospitals has doubled, with nearly 90 percent of large hospitals operating a specialty pharmacy in 2019

CareMetx’s Private Equity Investments to Accelerate Company’s Growth

Recently, CareMetx started a new division, OutcomeRx, to focus on holistic solutions for  biotech companies to address the patient, manufacturer, and payer challenges in the evolving Cell and Gene Therapy (CGT) market

Amalgam Rx Acquires Avhana Health to Simplify Physicians’’ Workflow

Amalgam Rx has built an innovative portfolio of digital solutions, including patient support programs, digital therapeutics, and digital-pharma combination products

BluePrint’s AYVAKIT and GAVRETO™ Selected Biologics and PantherRx Rare as Limited Specialty Pharmacies

Blueprint creates medicines that selectively target genetic drivers, with the goal of staying one step ahead across stages of disease

Bon Secours Mercy Health Launches Internal Group Purchasing Organization

Numerous health systems have established internal GPOs

CVS Health’s Coram Accelerating Acceptance of Home-Based Chemotherapy with CTCA

Home infusion specialty services have been positioned for expansion into chemotherapy as they have been integrating into payer infrastructures over time

BCBS Michigan Switches PBM From Express Scripts to OptumRx

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is largest health insurer in Michigan, serving 4.5 million people here and 1.6 million more in other states