Insurers Prepare to Pay For, Help Distribute COVID Vaccine With Chart: Coronavirus Vaccine Effort Gets Closer to Finish Line

As details continue to emerge about the availability of COVID-19 vaccines and how they will be administered, the role that payers will play in the process is becoming clearer.

It’s imperative for health plans to do two key things at the same time, according to Katherine Dallow, M.D., the vice president of clinical programs and strategy at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA). Payers need to help the entities that will be distributing the vaccine to identify the individuals who should be first in line to be vaccinated, and they need to use their resources to help educate the community.

© 2022 MMIT
Freelance Reporter

Freelance Reporter Freelance Reporter

Related Posts

white-house
May 26

Biden Administration Has Options for Drug Pricing Reform

READ MORE
pharmacist-and-patient
May 26

Court Decision on Accumulator Rule Could Encourage State Bans

READ MORE
doctor-and-infusion-patient
May 26

Third-Party Care Pathways Gain Steam as Cancer Costs Rise

READ MORE

GAIN THERAPEUTIC AREA-SPECIFIC INTEL TO DRIVE ACCESS FOR YOUR BRAND

Sign up for publications to get unmatched business intelligence delivered to your inbox.

subscribe today