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Datapoint: Humana to Enter South Carolina Medicaid, Duals Market

Humana Inc. has been selected by the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to serve the state’s managed Medicaid program, as well as Healthy Connections Prime, a managed care initiative for Medi...
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Datapoint: Health First Partners With Oscar for Member Tech Tools

Florida-based insurer Health First Health Plan on Tuesday said it has partnered with Oscar Health to leverage the startup’s array of tech tools. Health First’s Medicare Advantage and individual commercial member...
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Datapoint: FDA Approves Aurinia’s Lupus Drug

The FDA last week approved Aurinia Pharma’s Lupkynis for the treatment of lupus nephritis, an inflammation of the kidneys in lupus patients that can lead to renal failure. This is the FDA’s second lupus nephriti...
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Datapoint: Urovant Prepares for March Gemtesa Launch

Urovant Sciences is gearing up for a March launch of its first FDA-approved drug, Gemtesa, a beta-3 adrenergic receptor agonist which treats overactive bladder (OAB). The OAB market basket is rather crowded, a...
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Datapoint: Fallon Health Brings Drug Pricing Tool to Medicare Advantage Members

Massachusetts-based Fallon Health on Jan. 7 unveiled a new effort to bring drug pricing transparency to seniors. The insurer has partnered with Rx Savings Solutions, a software company that offers free online tools ...
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Datapoint: Merck and Bayer’s Verquvo Scores FDA Approval

The FDA on Tuesday approved Bayer and Merck & Co.’s blockbuster hopeful Verquvo for the treatment of chronic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF). In the HFrEF market basket, the drug will ...
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Datapoint: Ohio Selects Single Medicaid PBM

After a years-long crusade against the traditional PBM business model, Ohio on Jan. 11 named IT firm Gainwell Technologies as the single pharmacy benefits manager for the state’s Medicaid program. State offi...
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Datapoint: Bright Health to Acquire Central Health Plan of California

Startup insurer Bright Health is set to expand its California Medicare Advantage (MA) presence with its planned acquisition of Central Health Plan of California, Inc. Central Health Plan currently serves 42,990 MA...
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Datapoint: BCBS Michigan Selects OptumRx as New PBM

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan last week said it has selected OptumRx as its new pharmacy benefits manager, ending its current partnership with Cigna Corp.’s Express Scripts. The switch will take effect in Jan...
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Datapoint: Molina Completes Magellan Complete Care Deal

Molina Healthcare last week completed its acquisition of Magellan Health’s Magellan Complete Care. Magellan’s specialty Medicaid products currently serve 145,432 members in Arizona, Florida and Virginia. The i...
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