April 6, 2021
The Biden administration’s ambitious plan to protect patients is off to a promising start.
November 2, 2020
Open enrollment comes at a busy time of year, so it can be tempting to rush through the process.
May 14, 2020
After months of back-and-forth on the question of co-pay accumulator programs, a new federal rule delivers sobering news to patients.
February 13, 2020
More patients may face an ugly co-pay surprise when new rules from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services take effect.
September 5, 2019
One benefit of using co-pay coupons will soon disappear, according to new federal guidance.
April 25, 2019
Patients with an Affordable Care Act health plan will soon have one less hurdle between them and the medicine they need to manage chronic or rare diseases.
January 25, 2019
“Important Prescription Plan Change,” the letter announced. “We’re writing to inform you of an important upcoming change to your specialty prescription benefits.”
December 6, 2018
Most patients aren’t familiar with the term “co-pay accumulator,” or its effect. But they should be, advises a new report from the Alliance for the Adoption of Innovations in Medicine.
July 31, 2018
Co-pay accumulator adjustment programs are presenting patients with an ugly surprise at the pharmacy counter: The card that helps them…
July 31, 2018
Can policymakers prevent new co-pay accumulator programs from surprising patients at the pharmacy counter? The short answer: yes. They have several options, in fact, according to a new overview of policy proposals from the Institute for Patient Access.