Tag Archives: Express Scripts

Specialty Pharmacy Services a Focus of Kaiser Permanente-Evernorth Collaboration

In the area of specialty pharmacy services, the Kaiser-Evernorth agreement seeks to deliver overall value and savings to Kaiser Permanente and its commercial plan members

Amazon Pharmacy Leveraging Prime Therapeutics’ Blues Plans Relationship

Amazon Pharmacy is partnering with Blue Plans in five states and Prime Therapeutics (Prime) to address the affordability of prescription medications

Express Scripts New Solution Integrates Prescription Discount Card Pricing with Benefits

Continuation in rising costs of specialty drugs and maybe accelerate in next 1-2 years: Randy Vogenberg

Express Scripts has launched a new solution that aims to integrate prescription discount card pricing into members’ existing benefits

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

OptumRx to Provide PBM Benefits for Point32Health

Point32Health entered into a new, multi-year agreement with OptumRx to provide integrated Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) solutions that will enhance services and deliver improved pricing for Harvard Pilgrim and Tufts Health Plan members

Large Insurers Implementing White Bagging Policies

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