Archive for February 3rd, 2018

Media Coverage of Amazon/Berkshire/JPMorgan Misses the Point.

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

 

The coverage of the JPMorgan/Amazon/Berkshire Hathaway healthcare initiative has been universal, breathless, and mostly superficial.

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Measuring Plan Performance

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Our group medical plan is doing much better this year than last year! Really, how do you know?

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Pharmacists: New Reimbursement Rates for Drugs Unsustainable

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Working the Spread“He also recounted an extreme case in which a pharmacist lost more than $100 on a psychiatric drug for which he was reimbursed $431. Meanwhile, the patient’s explanation of benefits from Arkansas Blue Cross indicated that his insurance had paid $1,005 for the drug, leaving a “spread” of $574 that was presumably retained by Caremark/CVS.”

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American Healthcare Revolution – The Militia Has Formed

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

“You can always count on Americans to do the right thing – after they’ve tried everything else.” – Winston Churchill

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