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Specialty Drugs Summit

SPECIALTY DRUG SUMMIT | Specialty Drug Strategies 2.0 Employer Challenges & Opportunities in Specialty Drug Management

03:00 pm - 03:50 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.

Hear from employers who are serving as catalysts for change in managing pharmacy benefits

Determine strategies for innovating plan design and addressing the lack of transparency in PBM contracts

Identify how poorly designed high-deductible health plans can dramatically impact consumer heath


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  • Continuing Education
Self Insurance Certification Specialist®
  • Industry Niche
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Summit Session
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Benefits Design
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Pharmacy Benefit Management
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Specialty Drugs