Navigation Links
Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Partners With CareSource -- Launches Chronic Kidney Disease Management Program with Ohio Plan
Date:8/24/2009

SWARTZ CREEK, Mich., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy announced today that its Diplomat Health Services Division is partnering with CareSource in Ohio to slow the progression of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), improve clinical outcomes and reduce healthcare costs associated with the disease. As the number of Americans with CKD continues to rise, CareSource is focused on the early identification and treatment of their patients with the illness.

"Early recognition and intervention are essential to slowing disease progression and improving outcomes," said Craig S.Thiele, MD, Chief Medical Officer, CareSource. "Collaboration and creating a communication continuum, as well as enhancing patient and physician education, goal setting, and tracking outcomes ensure success for all stakeholders."

In previous managed care group pilot studies, Diplomat's CKD Navigator(TM) Disease Management (DM) Program showed significant medication and medical costs savings while improving patient outcomes. Diplomat's CKD Navigator Program is the first comprehensive DM program that incorporates both DM and Medication Therapy Management (MTM). Medication therapy reviews, adherence tools, and lifestyle management techniques are all part of the program.

"We have demonstrated the savings. Now with the CareSource project, we plan to not only show good financial metrics, but also incorporate lifestyle information to gauge the program's health effects," said Ron Alexander, Diplomat's Vice President, Clinical Services.

On the CKD front, education is reaching physicians, legislators, and managed care companies. "CKD needs to be a central part of future public health planning, and this is a simple but effective way to help fight kidney disease within our plan," said Pam Tropiano, Vice President, Health Services, CareSource.

About CareSource Ohio
'/>"/>

SOURCE Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Honored By Inc. Magazine As One Of The Nations Fastest-Growing Companies
2. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Receives Regional Good Neighbor Pharmacy Of The Year Award
3. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy: Only Vendor to Receive URAC Accreditation for Both Disease Management and Drug Therapy Management
4. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Promotes Rinku A. Patel, PharmD to Vice President, Pharmacy Strategy
5. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Expands National Growth Hormone Patient Care Program - Hires Denise Piro, RN, BSN
6. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy - A Thriving Michigan Based Healthcare Company
7. Animal Dermatology Clinic - San Diego Announces Dr. Brett Wildermuth, DVM, Achieves Diplomate Status With the American College of Veterinary Dermatology
8. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Hires National Accounts Director To Expand Kidney Disease Services
9. Clarian Health/Indiana University School of Medicine Specialty Programs Ranked Among Best in Nation
10. Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island (OCLI), the Largest and One of the Most Prestigious Multi-Specialty Ophthalmology Practices on Long Island, Participates in Mission Cataract USA
11. Specialty Hospitals of Washington Adds Additional Skilled Nursing Facility Beds at United Medical Center in South East DC
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/29/2014)... Merrick, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Summer is ... whether that means enjoying a hike, swimming in a pool or ... it’s time for fleas and ticks. The Puppy Store is here ... during the summer months. , It’s almost impossible to completely keep ... can take to minimize the chances of their pets coming into ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... 29, 2014 A team of scientists, ... Ethell, PhD, has developed a blood test for Alzheimer’s ... the development of Alzheimer’s disease interventions, according to an ... a puzzle, and this study represents one of several ... the past couple of years,” Ethell said. , The ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... best way to cure most cases of cancer is ... this approach, however, is that the surgeon may fail ... recurrence. , With a new technique, researchers at the ... help surgeons see the entire tumor in the patient, ... relies on an injectable dye that accumulates in cancerous ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 As testosterone ... U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that a new ... men with Type 2 diabetes. The research, which was ... Metabolism on June 30th, involved 88 men who suffered ... to moderate aging male symptoms and erectile dysfunction. Roughly ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... America (GSA) and the National Center for Creative ... Columbia University as the 2014 recipient of the Gene ... This award recognizes and honors the seminal work of ... creativity and aging shifted the conceptual focus from a ... inspired individuals to approach longevity asking what wonders can ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Protect Dogs From Fleas and Ticks During the Summer 2Health News:Professor Develops Blood Test for Alzheimer’s Disease Risk 2Health News:Penn team makes cancer glow to improve surgical outcomes 2Health News:Penn team makes cancer glow to improve surgical outcomes 3Health News:As Testosterone Lawsuits Mount, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Study Questioning Effectiveness of Low Testosterone Therapy in Diabetics 2Health News:As Testosterone Lawsuits Mount, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Study Questioning Effectiveness of Low Testosterone Therapy in Diabetics 3Health News:As Testosterone Lawsuits Mount, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Study Questioning Effectiveness of Low Testosterone Therapy in Diabetics 4Health News:Charon to receive 2014 Gene D. Cohen Award 2
... , THURSDAY, Jan. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Most ... at home, and quickly learn which types of brand-name fast ... In one experiment, the mothers of 67 children, aged 3 ... and listed foods high in sugar, fat and salt. The ...
... , THURSDAY, Jan. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Modern ... research suggests. An ancient human toolkit with hand axes, ... east Africa -- but not the Middle East -- was ... that the toolkit dates back 100,000 to 125,000 years, researchers ...
... Washington, DC, January 27, 2011 Screening patients in ... (MRSA) produces cost savings for the whole hospital, according ... published in the February issue of the American ... APIC - the Association for Professionals in Infection Control ...
... , THURSDAY, Jan. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Work-related ... has found. Israeli researchers gave hearing tests to 298 ... harmful noise and found that 99 of the workers had ... hearing problems tended to be older and to have been ...
... BEER SHEVA, ISRAEL January 27, 2011 -- A ... researchers indicates that physicians who give second opinions may ... factors. In the study, the researchers presented ... a national sample of orthopedic surgeons and neurologists. Some ...
... (RA) patients who failed to respond to methotrexate were ... an oral spleen tyrosine kinase (Syk) inhibitor that is ... and cartilage destruction. In the current study, RA patients ... In contrast to the prior study, however, fostamatinib was ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Kids Fed Unhealthy Foods Learn to Prefer Them 2Health News:Ancient Toolkit Holds Clues to Migration of Early Man 2Health News:Study finds MRSA screening saves hospitals money 2Health News:Ben-Gurion U. researchers determine that a first medical opinion can influence the second 2Health News:Fostamatinib proven to be safe but not effective 2
(Date:7/29/2014)... and TORONTO ... Acquisitions Corporation (OTCBB: ESAQ), an emerging pharmaceutical ... development of improved novel formulations and alternative ... announces expansion of its pharmaceutical development implementing ... direction includes large molecule drugs that will address ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Mass., July 29, 2014 Cynosure, Inc. ... markets laser- and light-based aesthetic treatment systems for high-volume ... ended June 30, 2014. Second-quarter 2014 financial results incorporate ... on June 24, 2013. Second-Quarter ... increased 45% to $72.6 million , Non-GAAP net ...
(Date:7/29/2014)...  Novation, a VHA and UHC company, today ... features that automate key health care supply chain ... Association.  The new and enhanced ... Value Analysis, Item Master and Formulary – are ... most critical challenges brought on by health care ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:EastGate Acquisitions Announces Expansion of its Pharmaceutical Developments Implementing its Sub-Micron Platform Technology 2EastGate Acquisitions Announces Expansion of its Pharmaceutical Developments Implementing its Sub-Micron Platform Technology 3EastGate Acquisitions Announces Expansion of its Pharmaceutical Developments Implementing its Sub-Micron Platform Technology 4Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 2Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 3Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 4Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 5Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 6Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 7Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 8Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 9Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 10Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 11Cynosure Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 12Breakthrough Novation Applications Empower Children's Hospital Association Members to Lower Costs, Increase Quality 2Breakthrough Novation Applications Empower Children's Hospital Association Members to Lower Costs, Increase Quality 3Breakthrough Novation Applications Empower Children's Hospital Association Members to Lower Costs, Increase Quality 4Breakthrough Novation Applications Empower Children's Hospital Association Members to Lower Costs, Increase Quality 5
... 2011 PediaVision today announced that Loma Linda ... the State of California to receive the revolutionary ... University,s Department of Ophthalmology is offering free vision ... the support of First 5 Riverside , ...
... small businesses struggle to afford health benefits, a ... Health Benefits regulations could include special interest protections that ... costs, the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) ... for thousands of small businesses throughout America. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Loma Linda University Expands Vision Screening Program With Revolutionary New Screening Device, Spot 2Loma Linda University Expands Vision Screening Program With Revolutionary New Screening Device, Spot 3Loma Linda University Expands Vision Screening Program With Revolutionary New Screening Device, Spot 4Some Essential Benefits Rules Could Worry Small Businesses 2
... ENDOPATH EZ45 Endoscopic Linear Cutter has application ... surgical procedures for transection, resection, and/or creation ... staple line or tissue buttressing materials such ... reloaded seven times for a total of ...
... Linear Cutters provide a 45mm staple and ... the device suitable for many minimally invasive ... transection, resection, and/or creation of anastomoses in ... ,The LONG45A Endocutter has a shaft ...
ACUCLIP Endoscopic Right-Angle Multiple Clip Applier, 10 mm Shaft Diameter with 20, 8 mm Titanium Clips...
Insert only, Pilling-Weck medium clip size...
Medicine Products: