Tag Archives: CVS Caremark

Centene Releases 2023 $40 billion PBM RFP

Centene recently announced that it reached its pharmacy platform migration milestones and is engaged in strategic discussions with potential PBM partners about how to drive additional quality and value in delivering pharmacy benefits to its members.

Sutter Health Plus Changing PBM to CVS Caremark from Express Scripts

Sutter Health Plus is changing its PBM to CVS Caremark® from Express Scripts®. CVS Caremark will manage the pharmacy benefits for its approximately 100,000 members

Aetna Launches New Network to Cover New Gene Therapies for Rare Diseases

Aetna recently announced an initiative to launch a designated network to cover new gene therapies for rare diseases. This follows an initiative by CVS Health in 2019 to provide self-insured employers with a stop-loss program with Aetna health plans and cover gene therapies

Specialty Pharmacy Drives CVS Health’s First Quarter 2021 Results

CVS Health also has been proactively informing members and patients about the benefits of both the Specialty Connect and Specialty Expedite programs to improve care.

Large Insurers Implementing White Bagging Policies

Large insurers are implementing policies requiring health care providers to get provider-administered therapies from specialty pharmacies

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

AON Specialty Pharmacy Impacting Community-Based Oncology Practices

AON Specialty Pharmacy, the in-house specialty pharmacy of the American Oncology Network, and Humana recently signed a new multi-year agreement that provides Humana members with in-network access to a range of pharmacy services. The AON Specialty Pharmacy works exclusively on behalf of more than 70 physicians in its growing network of community-based oncology practices across 11 […]