High out-of-pocket costs can be a significant barrier to access for Part D enrollees, especially for non-low-income subsidy (LIS) enrollees with a condition that requires an expensive specialty drug for treatment.
Learn how the Medicare Part D proposed rule could impact patients differently depending on which protected class includes their medication.
Many older adults are caught up in the nation’s opioid epidemic. From 2002 to 2014, opioid misuse doubled among Americans ages 50 and older.
Although the Constitution requires states and localities to provide healthcare to people in prisons and jails, many still fail to receive needed care.
There is a quote by science fiction writer Amelia Atwater-Rhodes that is the ideal lead-in to any discussion about healthcare data and analytics: “Life is nothing without a little chaos to make it interesting.”
There are six key drivers of the movement to a risk-based healthcare environment: