Folios by Skills: Flash Animation

How to Use Health Economics and Outcomes Data

As more treatment options become available, payers must make rational and informed decisions about how to best allocate resources towards a growing number of treatments. As resources become more constrained, and the number of patients with diseases continues to increase, decisions on which drug to pay for become increasingly challenging. Payers must regularly choose between multiple treatment options. Most payers have formal processes to determine whether a drug represents good value. To measure value, payers evaluate all types of data that reveal costs, as well as the outcomes, of a drug treatment. ...

Drug Reimbursement Course

In order to ensure that patients have access to the drug, the field staff needs to support providers with reimbursement and initiation issues.  They need to be able to give helpful responses to provider questions and to ensure that consistent information is given within and between accounts. This is precisely what you will learn in this course.  We’ll present some of the approved, key messages you can use to help healthcare providers navigate the drug reimbursement and patient initiation process. To help you realize the course objectives objectives, we’ll follow a fictional neurologist, Sales Specialist, and Nurse Educator as they navigate the reimbursement and initiation issues that occur on their way to getting a patient on the drug. ...