How Will Insurer-PBM Deals Affect Health Costs?
It may take awhile, but the recent mergers of health insurers and pharmacy benefits managers could meaningfully mitigate the costs of care.
Why Amazon’s Stock Isn’t as Great as You Think
For CFOs wanting to understand investor behavior, here's an argument that Jeff Bezos is human, after all, and Amazon can't defy basic economic principles.
CVS to Create Healthcare Giant With Aetna Buy
The $69 billion deal is "a case of a sector self-disrupting before an actual disruptor shows up," Forbes says, referring to Amazon.
Specialty Drug Costs to Soar Again in 2018
The rate of spending increase on high-tech pharmaceuticals will top 17% for a second consecutive year, a study says.
Specialty Drugs to Fuel 10% Pharmacy Cost Hike in 2016
Aon Hewitt says the rise in costs is due primarily to price inflation for brand and specialty prescription drugs.
Drug-Benefits War Heats Up
Pharmacy benefits management goliath Express Scripts has a smaller but fattened-up competitor nipping at its heels. An interview with Jeff Park, CFO of new number-four player Catamaran.