Pharmacy

CVS Health Inks Larger PBM Contract with Federal Employee Program, Adds Specialty Pharmacy Care

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What You Should Know: – Today, CVS Caremark, the Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) of CVS Health announced a larger PBM contract with the Government-wide Service Benefit Plan (also known as the Federal Employee Program), which has provided benefits to the federal workforce for 60 years… Read More »CVS Health Inks Larger PBM Contract with Federal Employee Program, Adds Specialty Pharmacy Care

Apriss Health Acquires Care Coordination Platform PatientPing

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What You Should Know: PatientPing, a comprehensive care collaboration platform, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Appriss Health, a cloud-based care coordination software and analytics solutions focused on behavioral health and substance use disorder. – Together, PatientPing and Appriss, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. and… Read More »Apriss Health Acquires Care Coordination Platform PatientPing

CVS Launches Community-Based Strategy to Address COVID-19 Vaccine Education and Equity

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Source: CVS Health What Should Know: – CVS Health unveils community-based strategy increase access to COVID-19 vaccinations for vulnerable communities and advance vaccine education while combating hesitancy. – The strategy includes a strategic partnership with Lyft to help underserved communities access vaccination appointments by providing… Read More »CVS Launches Community-Based Strategy to Address COVID-19 Vaccine Education and Equity

LinkedIn Launches Support to Accelerate COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

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What You Should Know: – LinkedIn announces it will utilize its platform to connect healthcare professionals to COVID-19 vaccination distribution volunteer and paid support opportunities with a goal of helping to slow the spread of COVID-19. – Starting today, healthcare organizations, pharmacies and governments that… Read More »LinkedIn Launches Support to Accelerate COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

Samsung Biologics, National OncoVenture, and Eutilex obtains IND Approval from FDA

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Samsung Biologics (KRX: 207940.KS) announced another successful Investigational New Drug (IND) clearance from the FDA for its client to begin clinical trials on a cancer immunotherapy, furthering the company’s track record as a premiere CDO service provider in the global market. In late 2018, National… Read More »Samsung Biologics, National OncoVenture, and Eutilex obtains IND Approval from FDA

Highmark BCBS Expands Access to Freespira’s Digital Therapeutic to Help Treat Pain, PTSD, Panic Attacks

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What You Should Know: – Health insurer Highmark expands access to FDA-cleared digital therapeutic Freespira proven to reduce the symptoms of panic disorder and PTSD for members in Pennsylvania, Delaware and Virginia. – The announcement follows a pilot study finding that nearly 9 out of… Read More »Highmark BCBS Expands Access to Freespira’s Digital Therapeutic to Help Treat Pain, PTSD, Panic Attacks