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Specialty Drugs Summit

SPECIALTY DRUG SUMMIT | Specialty Drug Strategies 1.0 Environment, Challenges and Employer Impacts from HHS Blueprint

02:00 pm - 02:50 pm Oct 29, 2018

Room 305 AB


Today’s employer is seeking new and innovative approaches to effectively manage specialty drugs while redefining partnerships to influence delivery system change to ensure medications are optimized and used appropriately. This summit brings together insiders and leading employers to decode the economics of specialty drugs, offer actionable and practical solutions to optimize financial and health outcomes, deliver ways to influence pharmacy benefit structures, address marketplace factors that are adding to employer costs, and demystify HHS’s Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out-of-Pocket Costs.

Understand the key challenges and important strategies needed to transform pharmacy benefits

Identify how multiple parties in the middle are contributing to higher drug costs and what to do about it

Recognize key Blueprint elements and how to prepare for proposed policy changes


  • Complexity
  • Continuing Education
Certified Corporate Wellness Specialist®
  • Continuing Education
Self Insurance Certification Specialist®
  • Industry Niche
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Summit Session
  • Subject / Topic
Pharmacy Benefit Management
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Precision Medicine
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Specialty Drugs