An evidence-based approach to solving the opioid epidemic

Prescription drugs are an essential part of effective health care. But misuse, abuse, addiction and overdose can transform some medicines, notably opioids, into a dangerous public health concern. As stated by the CDC, "Each day, 44 people in the...

Pilot study proves value of high-risk medicine interventions for Medicare beneficiaries

Health care spend among U.S. seniors is wildly disproportionate. At 13 percent, those ages 65 and older make up a small segment of the population. Yet they account for more than one-third of all health care costs — spending at a rate three times that...

Beyond PSCK9 prices: How valuable is coronary heart disease event prevention?

PSCK9 inhibitors have been dominating the headlines. And for good reason. With annual, per-patient costs topping $14,000 — as much as 50 times the cost of highly effective, yet highly underutilized statins — they pose a substantial threat to health...