According to our recent payer coverage analysis for immune globulin (PID) treatments, combined with news from key healthcare influencers, market access is shifting in this drug landscape.
To help make sense of this new research, MMIT’s team of experts analyzes the data and summarizes the key findings for you. The following are brief highlights. To read the full piece, including payer coverage, drug competition and prescriber trends, click here.
Payer Coverage: A review of market access for immune globulin (PID) treatments shows that under the pharmacy benefit, about 54% of the lives under commercial formularies are covered with utilization management restrictions.
Trends: Few plans have shifted towards specialty pharmacy procurement for immunoglobulin products. Since CMS allowed a step therapy in Medicare Part B in 2019, many plans implemented a step therapy strategy that includes immunoglobulin therapy.