Pharmacy Report E-Newsletter
September 17, 2019

1. Whole Foods axing medical benefits for nearly 2,000 part-time staff Full story

2. Ohio hospital employee dies after man drives truck into ER Full story

3. 10 most, least concentrated hospital markets Full story

4. How to size up alternative payment models. Click here to read the CFO white paper

5. Join terrific health system CEO keynotes Stephen Klasko, MD; Rod Hochman, MD; Bernard Tyson; Nancy Howell Agee; Lloyd Dean; Wright Lassiter III; Warner Thomas; Michael Slubowski; Sister Mary Haddad; and Melinda Estes, MD, at Becker's 11th Annual Meeting, April 6-9, 2020. Register here. For exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, email Jessica Cole at

6. UnitedHealthcare's specialized Medicare plan reduced ED visits for nursing home patients, study finds Full story

7. 10 updates on Anthem Full story

8. 5 Must Reads:

  • There's no one-size-fits-all approach to payer-provider partnerships, but these 6 models have worked for other organizations. Click here to read the new CFO playbook
  • Your organization can become a driver of community wellness. Read this white paper to learn how
  • At least 122 hospital and health system C-suite executives were on the move in Q2 2019. Click here to read the report
  • Healthcare, the internet of things and blockchain — A realistic overview of the technologies changing patient care. Click here to read the white paper
  • Your electronic nurse scheduling system is a waste — unless you consider your front-line staff's needs when you select it. Here are 3 questions you must ask

9. BCBS of North Carolina launches drug savings program Full story

10. 5 updates on 'Medicare for All' Full story

11. Charles Colvin, Baptist Health's VP of Revenue Strategy, knows a thing or two about sustainable success across the hospital and physician payment cycles. He's ready to share his tactics, process improvements, challenges and triumphs with you

12. 30 recent hospital, health system executive moves Full story

13. 5 recent lawsuits involving payers Full story


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