The New Pharmacy Benefit Evaluator Analyzes Health Plan Pharmacy Benefit Structure, Spending and the Plan-PBM Relationship to Inform Managed Care Sales Strategy Development
NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthLeaders-InterStudy, the leading provider of managed care market intelligence, has enhanced its Pharmacy Benefit Evaluator, a Web-based product that analyzes health plan pharmacy benefit structure and spending and the health plan-to-pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) relationship to better inform managed care sales strategy development. Now available with enrollment data as of January 2009, the new Pharmacy Benefit Evaluator platform offers an easy-to-navigate interface as well as a flexible report structure that enables comparisons across PBMs and health plans to evaluate how organizations compare on co-pays, spending and benefit design.
Pharmacy Benefit Evaluator delivers comprehensive data on managed care pharmacy purchasing including:
Pharmacy Benefit Evaluator is a vital tool for managed care sales teams as it provides clarity into the pharmacy benefit manager book of business.
"Our PBM research is conducted at the health plan level to provide the highest quality data available to differentiate between the lives where the PBM is making formulary decisions and where the PBM is providing administrative services," said Eric Matckie, vice president, strategy & analytics for HealthLeaders-InterStudy. "With a clear understanding of who's making formulary decisions in place, Pharmacy Benefit Evaluator becomes a powerful resource for pull-through activity, as sales and marketing teams can evaluate at the state-level how organizations compare on covered lives and benefit structure to uncover opportunities that will deliver the greatest return on investment."
HealthLeaders-InterStudy, a Decision Resources, Inc. company, is the authoritative source for managed care data, analysis and news. For more information, please visit www.HL-ISY.com.
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