Archive for January 4th, 2021

Hyped Start Fizzles

Monday, January 4th, 2021

The Gang Disbands

Haven, the Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan venture to disrupt health care, is disbanding after 3 years

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Famed Magician Reveals How To Create Rx Savings Out of Thin Air

Monday, January 4th, 2021

The cost for a Fully Insured Rx Card is 8-10% of the plan cost. So, if the Stop Loss Carrier carves out 15% for the Rx and the cost for the Fully Insured Rx Card is 10%, you’ve just cut the price of the group plan by 5%. 

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Hapless Plan Sponsors Are Screwed By Switch Operators

Monday, January 4th, 2021

A ‘Switch Operator’ is a Software Clearinghouse Between a Pharmacy and a PBM that Allows the Pharmacy to Check the Patient’s Drug Formulary, Copay and other Insurance Information.

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