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Anthem Expands its Behavioral Health Business with Beacon Acquisition

Anthem, Inc.’s (Anthem) acquisition of Beacon Health Options (Beacon) will help the company expand its Differentiated Business Group’s businesses and deliver integrated solutions and care delivery models that personalize care for people with complex and chronic conditions. Anthem’s Behavioral Health business will now play a key role in this expansion strategy. Beacon is the largest […]

PBM P&T Practices The HEAT Initiative Is Gaining Momentum

Care outside the hospital, like P&T committee responsibilities outside the hospital, is necessarily different. New processes and solutions, such as cloud computing, can help improve performance and transparency of benefit management for purchasers or users of health care services. The current role of PBMs includes concurrent improvement in health outcomes, so the take-home message is […]