Starting A Serious Conversation About Health Care Spending: What Can We Learn From the Past and From Elsewhere?
AcademyHealth and NPC are kicking off a series of webinars on October 18th that seeks to promote serious evidence-based discussions related to costs, value, and allocation of health care spending and how those expenditures can best generate improved health outcomes.
Amplifying the Migraine Community's Voice in ICER's Value Assessment Process
In an interview with NPC, Lindsay Videnieks, director of the Headache and Migraine Policy Forum, discusses the kind of effort it takes to become involved in the ICER value assessment process, what her organization learned along the way and how ICER’s patient engagement process could be improved.
NPC in Specialty Pharmacy Times: Inconsistent Specialty Pharmaceutical Coverage Threatens Care Coordination, Continuity
In his latest column for Specialty Pharmacy Times, NPC President and Chief Executive Officer Dan Leonard explores research published in Health Affairs that sheds light on when and how payers cover specialty medications.