In 2021, the AMCP Listen Up! podcast was introduced to keep health care leaders updated on the latest developments in our rapidly evolving health care system. It focuses on new pharmaceuticals, policies, payment models, and integrated delivery systems. Here are three reasons why listening to this podcast can enhance your knowledge of the managed care pharmacy landscape.
This Valentine’s Day we are showing our appreciation for the dedicated managed care professionals —medical directors, pharmacists, nurses, case managers, health care administrators and more — who work every day to optimize and improve patient health.
The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) reflects on a year marked by triumphs, innovation and notable acheivements and looks forward toward the potential opportunities and challenges awaiting managed care professionals in 2024.
In a historic decision in December, the FDA approved the first gene therapy utilizing CRISPR, an innovative type of genome editing technology. This significant moment means that the novel therapy Casgevy is approved for the treatment of sickle cell disease—which affects 100,000 Americans—in patients 12 years of age and older.
AMCP's most recent Partnership Forum drew participants from a range of backgrounds and perspectives to discuss the value of collaboration between health plans/payers and patient advocacy organizations in managed care pharmacy decision-making. Senior VP of Professional and Government Affairs Jennifer Mathieu shares key insights and takeaways from the event.
By Jennifer L. Mathieu, Senior Vice President, Professional and Government Affairs, AMCP • 12/15/23
Last week, AMCP hosted its second IRA workshop, convening stakeholders to help unpack the complexities of the Inflation Reduction Act and discuss what’s on the horizon. In her latest blog, AMCP CEO Susan Cantrell reflects on the takeaways.