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  • Industry Updates Oct 12, 2017

    FDA Update: October 2017

    Express Scripts Office of Clinical Evaluation and Policy tracks some recent updates to the drug pipeline.

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  • Drug Options Oct 3, 2017

    Super Spending: Caring for People Whose Needs are Greatest

    In the most recent edition of our report, Super Spending: U.S. Trends in High-Cost Medication Use, we learned that nearly 0.3% of members in our analysis had annual medication costs at or greater than $50,000 in 2016, a 35% increase from 2014 when we last looked at this population in depth.

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  • Industry Updates Sep 28, 2017

    5 Pharmacy Articles You Should Read

    New gene therapy treatment, healthcare exchange trends and lifesaving clinical support: just some important pharmacy topics this month.

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  • Industry Updates Sep 12, 2017

    FDA Update: September 2017

    Express Scripts Office of Clinical Evaluation and Policy tracks some recent updates to the drug pipeline.

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  • Industry Updates Aug 31, 2017

    The Top 5 Topics in Pharmacy, Right Now

    From new research on diabetes adherence rates to our fight against the opioid crisis, check out the 5 most popular topics this month.

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  • Industry Updates Aug 25, 2017

    Report: Adherence to Diabetes Rx

    The latest in our series of comprehensive research reports reveals that commercially insured people who were adherent to their oral diabetes medications experienced significantly fewer emergency room visits and inpatient hospitalizations, and potentially avoided more than $210 million in healthcare spending in 2016.

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  • Drug Safety and Abuse Aug 21, 2017

    Helping Doctors, Protecting Patients

    Advanced Opioid Management is more than just utilization management: it’s also about patient education and care, proper disposal of unused medication, and using data to monitor for, and intervene in, suspected patterns of abuse.

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  • Industry Updates Aug 15, 2017

    FDA Update: August 2017

    Express Scripts Office of Clinical Evaluation and Policy tracks some recent updates to the drug pipeline.

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  • Drug Options Aug 7, 2017

    Generics Deliver Value. Still.

    By negotiating with drug makers on behalf of 83 million Americans, we have better leverage to reduce generic prescription drug prices for patients.

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  • Drug Options Jul 31, 2017

    2018 National Preferred Formulary

    Driving competition between drug makers lowers drug costs by billions of dollars annually.

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  • Industry Updates Jul 27, 2017

    Did You Read These Yet? Everyone Else Is.

    Express Scripts’ experts share key insights on some of the most important healthcare topics right now.

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  • Industry Updates Jul 25, 2017

    Why Well-Managed Plans Don’t Just Happen

    Formulary management, utilization management, channel management and clinical specialization define well-managed pharmacy benefit plans.

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  • Drug Safety and Abuse Jul 20, 2017

    Why “Abuse Deterrent” is a Misnomer

    Instead of mandating first-line coverage for ADF opioids, we must remain committed to reducing opioid misuse through a comprehensive, well-coordinated solution that includes law enforcement, providers, plan sponsors and patients.

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  • Industry Updates Jul 12, 2017

    Data Helps Docs Prescribe Opioids Safely

    Successfully addressing safe opioid use while ensuring access to these medications for patients in pain requires a comprehensive approach that includes patients, pharmacies, and – critically important – physician education and outreach.

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  • Industry Updates Jul 11, 2017

    FDA Update: July 2017

    Express Scripts Office of Clinical Evaluation and Policy tracks some recent updates to the drug pipeline.

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  • Drug Options Jul 5, 2017

    Biosimilars: Progress Today, Billions in Savings Tomorrow

    A look at recent updates and the potential cost savings of biosimilars.

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  • Industry Updates Jun 29, 2017

    Sharing. Smarter.

    SmartShare RxSM offers employers greater flexibility in how they keep pharmacy care affordable for beneficiaries.

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  • Industry Updates Jun 15, 2017

    FDA Update: June 2017

    Express Scripts Office of Clinical Evaluation and Policy tracks some recent updates to the drug pipeline.

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  • Industry Updates Jun 13, 2017

    5 Key Takeaways for Senate HELP Committee

    As policymakers look for ways to rein in drug costs and improve patient care, they need look no further than what pharmacy benefit managers like Express Scripts do every day. PBMs help employers, unions and health plans provide affordable benefits to American families.

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  • Industry Updates Jun 9, 2017

    Here’s What Commercial Payers Spent on Diabetes Medications in 2016

    With the American Diabetes Association 77th Scientific Sessions upon us, here’s a look at current and future drivers of diabetes medication spending, and how to keep these life-saving medications in reach of patients.

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  • Industry Updates Jun 7, 2017

    A Comprehensive Solution to Reduce Opioid Abuse

    Express Scripts Advanced Opioid Management solution combines opioid management addressing physician, pharmacy and patient touchpoints to yield a comprehensive, seamless solution.

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  • Industry Updates Jun 6, 2017

    Outcomes 2017: Value Beyond

    Together with our clients, we explore new and better ways to solve the challenges of this evolving healthcare landscape, reduce costs and improve care.

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  • Industry Updates Jun 1, 2017

    Improving Care for Pulmonary Conditions and Multiple Sclerosis

    New Solutions leverage the core strengths of Express Scripts’ independent model, and combine technology, specialized care and strategic industry collaborations, to deliver greater value to payers and improved health outcomes for patients living with asthma, COPD and MS.

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  • Industry Updates May 30, 2017

    The Cost of Hope: 5 Things to Know about the Cost of Cancer Drugs

    A look at current and future drivers of oncology medication trend, plus a solution to change the way we pay for cancer.

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  • Industry Updates May 25, 2017

    3 Tips for a Seamless Open Enrollment Season

    Express Scripts helps clients simplify open enrollment to create a seamless and stress-free experience for employees.

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