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Oct. 15, 2015 | Prime Therapeutics

How do cost and pharmacy choice impact adherence to hepatitis C blockbusters? 

Can out-of-pocket costs and pharmacy choice for blockbuster hepatitis C medicines significantly impact adherence and abandonment rates? Prime’s clinical researchers analyzed out-of-pockets costs, abandonment and compliance rates for members who initiated at least one Sovaldi fill at Prime Therapeutics Specialty PharmacyTM and those who used other specialty pharmacies.

Study analysis


May 21, 2014 | Patrick Gleason

Study finds using Prime Specialty Pharmacy may help reduce total health care costs

For chronically ill people, high health care expenses are just one more burden brought on by the disease. A new study suggests that using Prime Specialty Pharmacy may help lighten that burden.

Study analysis


April 7, 2014 | Patrick Gleason

Custom care can help specialty members stay the course

Members on specialty drugs often have complex and costly drug regimens. Prime Specialty Pharmacy offers a number of high-touch services designed to improve the quality of care for these individuals. This analysis suggests that providing members with services beyond what they receive at retail – such as benefits coordination, customized care, and payment assistance – is important to helping them stay on their medicines.

Study analysis