Pharmaceuticals

06/01/2017

ACHP’s infographic series highlights drug cost trends for widely prescribed drugs within various therapeutic classes and communicates the potential effect of these prices on key stakeholders. » Generics (released in June 2017): Transparency in drug pricing can help increase competition in the marketplace and help consumers make better choices about their health care. Yet, consumers often lackRead more »

This report profiles the work of ACHP member plans, who demonstrate that improving health care involves changing both the way plans work and the communities in which they live.

10/22/2015

Medication Therapy Management (MTM) promotes collaboration among pharmacists, patients and providers to establish safe and effective drug regimens for optimal therapeutic outcomes.

10/01/2014

While specialty drugs constitute less than 1 percent of all U.S. prescriptions, they accounted for more than a quarter of the country’s total pharmacy costs in 2013.

11/27/2012

Prescription drug misuse, particularly of opioid painkillers, is a growing public health problem.