Blog posts tagged with medication compliance

  • A pharmacist’s perspective on price transparency

    Tom Pasquariello
    March 28, 2018

    Prescription price transparency enables everyone involved in the prescribing process to understand the pricing behind medications. Read more…

  • Overcoming challenges of patient adherence

    Tom Pasquariello PharmD
    October 05, 2017

    Patient adherence is an ongoing challenge. As a pharmacist, I believe the key is to always remember that each patient is different, and we can’t use a one-size-fits-all model. Read more…

  • A pharmacist’s perspective on prior authorizations

    Tom Pasquariello PharmD
    August 24, 2017

    As a pharmacist, I often have the unfortunate duty of breaking the news that prescriptions may be delayed by prior authorizations. Technology will be part of the solution. Read more…

  • The electronic prior authorization tipping point

    Faisal Mushtaq
    July 28, 2016

    Today’s prior authorization (PA) process for certain high-cost medications is often a lengthy, manual back-and-forth process among the doctor, payer, pharmacy and patient. But times are changing, and about 20 states have legislation proposed or in place to improve the process with electronic prior authorizations (ePA). The industry is at a tipping point and ready for change. Health IT partnerships with payers and life sciences companies can enable physicians to obtain PA electronically, leading to faster patient access to medications Read more…

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