Mail-order delivery improves diabetes drug adherence in study

08/11/2011 | Drug Store News

Receiving oral diabetes drugs by mail order helped improve medication adherence in Medicare Part D patients, a study in the Journal of Medical Economics found. Research showed that about 49.7% of patients using mail order showed adherence compared with 42.8% of those who went to retail pharmacies. The study was conducted for a pharmacy benefit management unit of Optum.

View Full Article in:

Drug Store News

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director of Actuarial Services, Government Programs
Springfield, OR
Director, Health Plan Claims Operations
Group Health Cooperative
Seattle, WA
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Stop Loss Sales Executive
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA
Boston, MA
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC