Navigation Links
The Centers For Medicare and Medicaid Services Issues Advance Guidance to Part D Plan Sponsors Allowing the Use of Generic Sampling as Medicare Part D Drug Utilization Management Tool.
Date:3/10/2011

es. "As the US prescription drug marketplace continues its rapid shift to low cost generics and consumerism, the ability to capture claims data on generic sample utilization at the point of care will help insure the clinical integrity of a Part D plan sponsor's pharmacy database."

In the advance notice, CMS also recognized that generic sampling could be an effective tool to promote compliance with drug therapy and lower costs for Medicare and reduce beneficiary copayments.  "By facilitating access to trial supplies of less costly generic versions of Part D drugs, plan sponsors can enhance their enrollees experience in Part D by reducing their current and future cost sharing expenses.  In the case of low income beneficiaries, facilitating medication starts on generic versions of drugs also helps to limit federal low income costs sharing subsidy requirements and overall program costs for the Medicare Trust Fund."  

"Traditional pharmaceutical cost management approaches have been maximized and Part D plan sponsors are seeking new tools to engage and influence physician and consumer behavior at the point of care," stated Robert Feeney, Chief Executive Officer of MedVantx. "The MedVantx physician network has helped over 2M patients start on generic therapy at the point of care and we are excited about the potential use of the MedVantx platform in the Part D marketplace," added Mr. Feeney.

Information regarding the Advanced Notification Guidance from The Centers For Medicare and Medicaid Services web site at www.cms.gov/PrescriptionDrugCovContra/Downloads/2011CombinedCallLetter.pdfAbout MedVantx, Inc.MedVantx is an innovative consumer medication management and delivery company committed to streamlining access, reducing costs and providing highly relevant information to benefit patients, physicians, health plans and manufacture
'/>"/>

SOURCE MedVantx, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Anesthesiologists Use Caldolor® To Provide Preemptive Pain Control for Surgical Patients at U.S. Medical Centers
2. Papastavros Opens New Radiology Centers in Delaware
3. Astrum Hearing Inc. Is Not Affiliated with Astrum Hearing Aid Centers or Astrum Marketing
4. CyberKnife Centers of Miami and Palm Beach Announce New Chief Operating Officer
5. Cancer Treatment Centers Oncology Information System Options Expand with New MOSAIQ Connectivity
6. NeurogesX Receives Qutenza®-Specific J-Code From Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
7. Pfizer Launches Global Centers for Therapeutic Innovation, a Network of Research Partnerships, With University of California, San Francisco
8. Seven U.S. Medical Centers Commence Study to Change Femoral Artery Cath Lab Access with the First Alternative to the Seldinger Technique in 51 Years
9. CURE Foundation Selects Varian Medical Systems to Supply Radiotherapy Technology for Five New Cancer Centers
10. Fenwal Named Exclusive Provider of AccuVeins Award-Winning Vein Illumination Device for Blood and Plasma Centers
11. Prenatal Imaging Centers, LLC Finds the 3D/4D Keepsake Exam an Opportunity to Screen Pregnancy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)... , Oct. 22, 2014  With a ... animal health medications, a Global Pharmaceutical and Biotech ... serialization technology and turnkey solution to protect their ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153438 Photo - ... that was serialized and aggregated by the Xyntek ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Oct. 21, 2014 Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ... blood analysis systems, today reported financial results for the ... Second quarter overview: , Revenues of $53.9 million, ... Diluted EPS of $0.24, up 33% over last year,s ... revenues from Abaxis Veterinary Reference Laboratories (AVRL) of $3.5 ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Oct. 22, 2014 Sanomedics International Holdings, Inc. ... by Global Research & Data Services, demand for thermometers ... 2014 through 2018, as demand for more accurate digital ... is the world,s largest market for thermometers, and one ... is Sanomedics International Holdings, Inc. Sanomedics International ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Xyntek and Antares Serialization Solution Protects Pets Too! 2Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 2Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 3Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 4Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 5Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 6Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 7Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 8Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 9Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 10Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 11Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 12Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 13Abaxis Reports Record Revenues for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015 14Sanomedics International Holdings Analyst Report: Taking Some Heat by BrokerBank Securities, Inc. 2
... Calif., March 22, 2012  SurgiCount Medical, Inc., the ... (OTCBB:PSTX, OTCQB:PSTX) today announced that it will be ... compliance software tool for use with its market ... Congress in New Orleans, March 24th - 28th.  ...
...  Anaphore Inc. today announced that it has acquired Shanghai-based ... discovery platform focused on the discovery and development of ... was founded by Raymond Stevens, PhD., of The Scripps ... of Shanghai, China. "The acquisition of RuiYi ...
Cached Medicine Technology:SurgiCount Medical Announces Expanded Functionality of the Safety-Sponge® System 2SurgiCount Medical Announces Expanded Functionality of the Safety-Sponge® System 3Anaphore Announces Acquisition of RuiYi in Shanghai China for GPCR Biologics Drug Discovery Platform 2Anaphore Announces Acquisition of RuiYi in Shanghai China for GPCR Biologics Drug Discovery Platform 3
(Date:10/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Healthcare professionals who ... continuing education at home or on-the-go via laptops, ... 20 brand new, premium Seminar-on-Demand CE courses. The ... over 2,000 hours of CE course ... educational experience. With such a diverse library, there’s ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... 2014 Richard Carlson, Managing Partner of ... with over 25 years experience. Mr. Carlson is ... areas related to EDI, B2B Commerce, RFID and Internet/Intranet ... Advisory Board member for Pharmaceutical Commerce Magazine and a ... Group is a management and technology consulting firm focused ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Oct. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Two sisters in ... heart damage. Ilina and Medha Krishen use electronic ... sounds of trouble in breathing patterns or heartbeats. ... in Michigan, wanted to find a way to detect ... pollutants. Using an electronic stethoscope, Ilina recorded one breath ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter , ... on Monday officially tightened guidelines for health workers treating Ebola ... and use of a respirator at all times. The ... the tougher rules after two Dallas nurses contracted Ebola while ... States, Liberian national Thomas Eric Duncan. Nina Pham is currently ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Allegheny General Hospital’s (AGH) Cardiovascular Institute is offering ... a damaged mitral valve as the heart continues to ... Abbott Vascular , is designed to treat degenerative ... which the heart’s mitral valve leaflets fail to close ... left ventricle into the left atrium. The heart must ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Top Provider of Continuing Education at Home Releases 20 New Online Courses 2Health News:Rich Carlson and Marc Duey to Hold Workshop at CBI’s Specialty Pharmacy and Distribution Networks Conference 2Health News:Teen Sisters Develop Ways to Measure Lung, Heart Damage 2Health News:CDC Tightens Rules on Caring for Ebola Patients 2Health News:CDC Tightens Rules on Caring for Ebola Patients 3Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 2Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 3
... Alexandria, Va., USA During the April 5 White House ... willing to work with leaders in Congress from both political ... week. The President stated that he has matched the initial ... for FY11, with differences existing only in areas of priority. ...
... sets of brothers with autism, Johns Hopkins scientists have ... be linked very specifically to the severity of social ... protein 1), is a blueprint for a traffic-directing protein ... cells across which chemical signals flow. , ...
... at North Carolina State University are narrowing the search ... dogs into humans. Humans and dogs don,t just ... similar genetic makeup. Additionally, they share the same types ... genomics at NC State, uses canines as a genetic ...
... AUGUSTA, Ga. Scientists want to protect the optic nerve when ... car wreck. It,s called traumatic optic nerve damage when the ... rattled, resulting in swelling and inflammation that can destroy its major ... and blindness. "The optic nerve is not completely straight so ...
... may join you as the only animal that can re-grow ... chemical cocktail can coax mouse muscle fibers to become the ... regenerating limb. Their study, the first demonstration that mammal muscle ... new limb, appears in the journal ACS Chemical Biology ...
... ORLANDO, FL (April 6, 2011) Breast cancer is the ... women diagnosed each year. Being exposed to estrogen over a ... a woman,s risk of developing the disease. One way ... the breast cancer drug tamoxifen, which interferes with the activity ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:AADR applauds President Obama's support for maintaining biomedical research in FY11 2Health News:Gene linked to severity of autism's social dysfunction 2Health News:Gene linked to severity of autism's social dysfunction 3Health News:Sniffing out lymphoma by turning dogs into humans 2Health News:Better treatment sought for blinding traumatic optic nerve damage 2Health News:Fox Chase researchers find that fish oil boosts responses to breast cancer drug tamoxifen 2
... Anesthesia and Respiratory Products, ,Westmed designs, ... for Anesthesia and Respiratory professionals. Our mission ... enhance the clinician's ability to deliver quality ... the bottom line. , ,Our web ...
... Anesthesia and Respiratory Products, ,Westmed designs, ... for Anesthesia and Respiratory professionals. Our mission ... enhance the clinician's ability to deliver quality ... the bottom line. , ,Our web ...
... OMNI~NEB delivers breakthrough continuous low-flow ... and precise nozzle technology allows for ... with or without Heliox). OMNI~NEB takes ... in both routine and critical care ...
... Graham-Field has been developing ... than 58 years. Our medical-surgical ... reputation for innovation, quality and ... brands include the Labtron® line ...
Medicine Products: