CBI’s 6th Annual e-Rx and EHR

CBI’s 6th Annual e-Rx and EHR March 12-13, 2019 | The Inn at Penn | Philadelphia, PA www.cbinet.com/erx CBI’s 6th Annual e-Rx and EHR conference, taking place March 12-13 in Philadelphia, provides tangible takeaways and tailored sessions to help you understand how to maximize e-prescribing and EHR technology engagement. Don’t miss the major key insights from industry thought-leaders as they discuss the challenges with streamlining HCP workflow, refined strategies for educating patients and best practices in coordinating channel integration with EHR platforms. Download the agenda for complete details and register by Friday, February 8, 2019 and receive $300* off the … Continue reading CBI’s 6th Annual e-Rx and EHR

CBI’s 20th Annual Patient Assistance & Access Programs – PAP 2019

CBI’s 20th Annual Patient Assistance & Access Programs – PAP 2019 March 4-6, 2019 | Baltimore, MD www.cbinet.com/pap During a time when copay programs and patient support are under intense scrutiny and underinsurance continues to plague many patients, PAP 2019 convenes over 450 leaders from the patient assistance and product access field (manufacturers, copay foundations, non-profits, free clinics, advocacy organization, hospitals) to prepare you for what’s ahead. Join over 50 distinguished speakers who are prepared to address the legal environment, industry best practices and policy watch-outs related to prescription access and financial assistance. Drug Channels readers save $400 off the … Continue reading CBI’s 20th Annual Patient Assistance & Access Programs – PAP 2019

Three Reasons to Join the Industry-Wide Effort to Speed Time-to-Therapy for Specialty Pharmacy

Today’s guest post comes from Lee Ann Stember, President and CEO of the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP). Lee Ann discusses the crucial importance of getting patients timely access to specialty therapies. She invites Drug Channels readers to participate in NCPDP’s specialty pharmacy work group and its four task groups. Your participation will help establish and refine standards that will benefit patients and all industry participants. It’s simple. Create an account at www.dms.ncpdp.org and then select your preferred task groups. You can also click here to register for upcoming NCPDP meetings. Read on for Lee Ann’s insights and to get more … Continue reading Three Reasons to Join the Industry-Wide Effort to Speed Time-to-Therapy for Specialty Pharmacy

sPCMA Business Forum

sPCMA Business Forum March 11 & 12, 2019 Hilton Bonnet Creek | Orlando, FL Register Today! The sPCMA Business Forum will return to the Hilton Bonnet Creek in Orlando, FL on March 11 & 12. Senior executives and decision makers from PBMs, health plans and their affiliate specialty pharmacies will come together at the 2019 Business Forum to collaborate with drug makers and their other important business partners. The event offers invaluable networking and education for individuals and companies involved in the specialty drug supply chain. Registration for the conference is now open online. Contact PCMA Please contact Jenny Bradham … Continue reading sPCMA Business Forum

Delivering Care Beyond Prescriptions: A Marketplace Opportunity for Independent Pharmacies

Today’s guest post comes from Brian Nightengale, President, Good Neighbor Pharmacy at AmerisourceBergen. Brian discusses the challenges facing independent pharmacies. He outlines an intriguing growth vision for pharmacies that provide medication therapy management and other patient care services. For more on how pharmacies can enhance care and lower medical expenses, see Delivering Care Beyond Prescriptions: A Marketplace Opportunity for Independent Pharmacies. Read on for Brian’s insights. Read more » Copyright © 2006-2018 Pembroke Consulting, Inc. d/b/a Drug Channels Institute. Drug Channels® is a registered trademark of Pembroke Consulting, Inc. This Feed is for personal non-commercial use only.          Powered by … Continue reading Delivering Care Beyond Prescriptions: A Marketplace Opportunity for Independent Pharmacies

PBMI 2019 Annual National Conference

PBMI 2019 Annual National Conference March 4-6, 2019 │Palm Springs, CA PBMI invites you to join more than 400 healthcare stakeholders in sunny Palm Springs, California at The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa Hotel, March 4-6, 2019 for its 24th Annual Conference. As a special offer to Drug Channels readers, PBMI is offering a $200 savings discount on conference registration fees. Enter discount code PEM19 when you register online – code expires February 15, 2019. The conference will open with a keynote presentation from Thomas E. Price, MD, an orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Price most recently served as the … Continue reading PBMI 2019 Annual National Conference

The NDC Shortage: What the FDA Could (and Should) Do to Address It

Today’s guest post comes from Patricia Milazzo, Senior Director, Embedded Content with Clinical Effectiveness at Wolters Kluwer, Health. As Patty explains, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) will run out of 5-digit National Drug Code (NDC) codes within the next ten to fifteen years. She describes how the FDA can minimize the negative effects of the inevitable change in NDC format. To learn more about the debates and best practice recommendations, download the complete paper, The NDC Shortage: What the FDA Could (and Should) Do to Address It. Read on for Patty’s insights. Read more » Copyright © 2006-2018 … Continue reading The NDC Shortage: What the FDA Could (and Should) Do to Address It

CBI’s 12th Hub and SPP Model Optimization

CBI’s 12th Hub and SPP Model Optimization February 26-27, 2019 | Philadelphia, PA www.cbinet.com/hubs As the industry’s acclaimed event for hub and SPP model optimization, CBI’s 12th Hub and SPP Model Optimization conference brings together perspectives from manufacturers, payers, specialty pharmacies, hubs, PBMs, technology providers and more. You can’t miss this timely meeting as you prepare to launch, transition or reboot your corporate or product approach to hub services! Visit www.cbinet.com/hubs for further details and to register. Drug Channels readers will save $400 off the standard rate when they use promo code TJR752 and register prior to December 21st.* CBI’s … Continue reading CBI’s 12th Hub and SPP Model Optimization

CBI’s 14th Life Sciences Trade and Channel Strategies

CBI’s 14th Life Sciences Trade and Channel Strategies December 11-12, 2018 | Philadelphia, PA www.cbinet.com/trade Don’t miss the life science industry’s favorite event where the experts will share how to expand the playbook on product-specific network design, contracting and specialty distribution strategy. Visit www.cbinet.com/trade for further details and to register. Drug Channels readers will save $200 off the standard rate when they use promo code FPH346 and register prior to November 30th.* Gain critical insights on industry trends, political impact, market dynamics and product-specific channel strategies. Key stakeholders come together to navigate the complex distribution and contracting landscape and discuss … Continue reading CBI’s 14th Life Sciences Trade and Channel Strategies

Commercializing Cell and Gene Therapies with High-Touch Services

Today’s guest post comes from Layne Martin, VP/GM, Specialty Distribution and Third-Party Logistics at McKesson Life Sciences. Companies commercializing cell and gene therapies face many novel challenges, including: supply chain logistics, patient access, adherence, outcomes collection, and data analysis. Layne reviews the crucial issues and explains the services needed for success. McKesson Life Sciences has developed a portfolio of patient-centric solutions to help cell and gene therapy companies. To learn more, download their new white paper: The Key to Commercializing Revolutionary Gene Therapies and Other Orphan Drugs. Read on for Layne’s insights. Read more » Copyright © 2006-2018 Pembroke Consulting, Inc. … Continue reading Commercializing Cell and Gene Therapies with High-Touch Services