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March 25, 2013
08:05 EDTOCR, WCGOmnicare, WellCare partner to improve health outcomes in long-term care market
Omnicare (OCR) and WellCare Health Plans (WCG) announced an agreement to provide Medication Therapy Management services to WellCare beneficiaries residing in long-term care facilities to improve health outcomes. The Affordable Care Act requires prescription drug plan sponsors to offer MTM services to eligible beneficiaries that include, at a minimum, an annual Comprehensive Medication Review that must be furnished person-to-person or using telehealth technologies. The CMR must include a review of the beneficiary's medications, which may result in the creation of a medication action plan with a written or printed summary of the results of the review provided to the targeted beneficiary. Beginning January 1, the offer of the CMR to all eligible beneficiaries includes enrollees who are in the LTC setting.
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April 15, 2014
06:32 EDTWCGPatients paying much more for specialty drugs, NY Times says
The amount that patients with certain diseases must pay for specialty drugs has increased significantly, a research firm reported, according to The New York Times. Meanwhile, consumers' use of health care increased in 2013 for the firm time in three years, the newspaper quoted the firm, the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics, as saying. Publicly traded drug makers include AstraZeneca (AZN), Bristol-Myers (BMY), Eli Lilly (LLY), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Merck (MRK), Novartis (NVS), Pfizer (PFE), Roche (RHHBY) and Sanofi (SNY). Publicly traded health insurers include AMERIGROUP (AGP), Aetna (AET), Centene (CNC), Cigna (CI), Health Net (HNT), Healthspring (HS), Humana (HUM), Molina Healthcare (MOH), UnitedHealth (UNH), WellCare (WCG) and WellPoint (WLP).Reference Link
April 14, 2014
10:23 EDTWCGHigh option volume stocks: CCL WCG LSI INTU IACI
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April 10, 2014
15:56 EDTWCGWellCare rumored to be takeover target, Betaville blog says
Wellcare (WCG) which has previously been speculated as a takeover target by analysts, is being studied as a target by Wellpoint (WLP), according to the Betaville blog, which cites sources familiar with the matter. Shares of WellCare, which have been lower throughout the session, briefly spiked following the blog post, but have returned to negative territory in late afternoon trading. Reference Link
15:52 EDTWCGWellCare rumored to be takeover target, Betaville blog says
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April 8, 2014
10:18 EDTWCGCMS says Medicare Advantage reimbursement to rise in 2015
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09:23 EDTWCGLeerink views final rates as favorable for MA plans
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April 7, 2014
19:13 EDTWCGCMS issues 2015 rate announcement for Medicare Advantage and Part D programs
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