Category Archives: Dr. Randy Vogenberg

Thoughtfully Addressing U.S. Healthcare Trends

As costs for health insurance continue to increase, it is time to identify and address the root causes and rethink the model of delivering health insurance

Medical Jargon, Acronyms that Most Confuse Patients

The utilization of acronyms, jargon and common medical terms will continue within the healthcare industry. And like it or not, new terms will be introduced. The key for the entire industry is to encourage the use of clear language when communicating with non-clinician colleagues as well as with members

Oncology Care Marketing Increasing

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Oncology care marketing increasing in the U.S. marketplace. However, continuing benefit coverage planning for 2017 are also topics that are receiving increasing attention—to include cancer care. Just as the new oncology product pipeline is providing new options or treatments for a wide variety of cancers, market stakeholders are continuing to adjust their daily practices around providing […]

Employers as Plan Sponsors

Specialty Pharma Services

Published in The Delta Rx Institute/Drake University, Written in collaboration with F. Randy Vogenberg, PhD, RPh Partner, Access Market Intelligence and The National Institute of Collaborative Healthcare   Pharmacists are some of the most visible health professionals to the public eye, but they often stand misunderstood by purchasers of health care. They are best known for […]

Employers as Plan Sponsors: Direct to Purchaser

Employers as Plan Sponsors: Direct to Purchaser, Published at Drake University Delta Rx Institute, Dr. F. Randy Vogenberg, Partner Access Market Intelligence, an affiliate of the National Institute of Collaborative Healthcare Pharmacists are some of the most visible health professionals to the public eye, but they often stand misunderstood by purchasers of health care. They are best known […]

Closing Gaps in Health Plan Performance with Stakeholder Collaboration

Closing Gaps in Health Plan Performance with Stakeholder Collaboration Published in American Health & Drug Benefits, October 2015, Vol 8, No 7, Optimizing Rheumatoid Arthritis Therapy: Using Objective Measures of Disease Activity to Guide Treatment F. Randy Vogenberg, PhD, RPh, Partner, Access Market Intelligence Employers/Health Plans: For most commercial health plans and employer-sponsored health plans, immunology represents a […]

A Call to Action to Address Burden of Unintended Pregnancies in Plans’ Benefit Design

Benefit Design – A Call to Action to Address Burden of Unintended Pregnancies in Plans’ Benefit Design F. Randy Vogenberg, PhD, RPh Partner, Access Market Intelligence, Greenville, SC Adjunct Professor of Pharmacy Administration, Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy, Clinton, SC Adjunct Instructor, Outcomes and Health Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy Originally […]

Seeking Value: Managing Specialty Medications and Medication Adherence

Amid the constant change churning the health care marketplace, employers have the opportunity to use value-based tactics to get more for their health benefits, including pharmaceutical spending that is currently the biggest driver of rising health care costs. That message was echoed by all four speakers at the Alliance Learning Circle on “Doses and Dollars: […]