Tag Archives: transparency

Anthem Accelerating IngenioRx Roll-Out

Anthem, Inc. established a new pharmacy benefits manager called IngenioRx in October 2017 and entered into a five-year agreement with CVS Health’s Caremark subsidiary to begin offering PBM solutions. In January 2019, Anthem terminated the Express Scripts PBM Agreement earlier than the original expiration date of December 31, 2019 due to the recent acquisition of […]

Centene Looking for Growth Beyond WellCare

Centene Corp. announced that it will buy fellow Medicaid insurer WellCare Health Plans in an estimated $17.3 billion deal. When finalized, the two insurers would cover nearly 22 million people in Medicare, Medicaid and the ACA exchanges. Centene CEO Michael Neidorff will serve as chairman and CEO of the merged company. Centene’s shareholders would own […]

Centene Begins Leveraging RxAdvance’s More Transparent PBM in Mississippi

Centene is leveraging its investment in RxAdvance to develop a more transparent PBM through Envolve Pharmacy Solutions

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 […]