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April 28, 2017

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Illinois Medicaid Seeks to Expand Managed Care With Fewer MCOs
MEDICARE ADVANTAGE NEWS

Prime Closes Deal to Partner With Walgreens on New Entity
DRUG BENEFIT NEWS

 

This Week's Hot Topic

Health insurers are growing more comfortable with outcomes-based contracts with drug manufacturers that tie reimbursement to adherence, efficacy or other measures.

Deep Dive on Use, Persistency Data Can Help With Contracting
From DRUG BENEFIT NEWS

Cigna Makes Deals With Pharma to Base Contracts on Drug Outcomes
From HEALTH PLAN WEEK

New Harvard Pilgrim Pacts on Entresto, Trulicity Propel P4P Pharmacy Deals
From DRUG BENEFIT NEWS

 

This Week's Headlines in the News

Moderates Mum On Repeal Bill Changes That Would Strip Consumer Protections
Politico, April 24, 2017

Anthem files motion to bar Cigna from terminating $54B merger
Healthcare Dive, April 24, 2017

Express Scripts To Lose Top Client Anthem Amid Legal Dispute
Bloomberg, April 24, 2017