INFOGRAPHIC: Diabetes - Uneven Care, Costly Complications

Sep 13, 2016

Diabetes is wreaking havoc on patients, and it is also a runaway driver of cost for payers. With $176 billion in direct medical costs related to diabetes in the United States and 87% of diabetes patients being treated for high cholesterol and high blood pressure, we see the need for these patients to be treated holistically while providing value to plans.

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Our Diabetes Care Value ProgramSM ensures patients have access to medication through a new quality-based network of preferred pharmacies or fill a 90-day supply at the Express Scripts PharmacySM, plus access to specialized care professionals through the Diabetes Therapeutic Resource Center®. We’re also protecting plans with a guaranteed annual cost cap on diabetes medications. This program is part of Express Scripts SafeGuardRxSM suite of solutions that commit to ensuring patient access and care while protecting plan interests.

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