Meet the Expert Session

Advances in Formulary Management: Integrated Solutions to Optimize Management of Medical and Pharmacy Benefit Drugs

The continued growth of specialty pharmacy has led to the need to improve management of these complex, high-cost drugs, specifically those covered under the medical benefit. This session will review how formularies are currently managed, examine some of the key challenges faced by payers and PBMs, and evaluate new integrated solutions to optimize management of both pharmacy and medically covered drugs.

Summary:

  • Why the growth of specialty pharmacy (under both medical and pharmacy benefits) will continue to spur a need for integrated pharmacy solutions
  • For drugs billed under the medical benefit, why a standardized management approach and workflow is needed
  • What key product capabilities can lead to optimized and integrated formulary management


Meet the Expert Session

Advances in Formulary Management: Integrated Solutions to Optimize Management of Medical and Pharmacy Benefit Drugs

The continued growth of specialty pharmacy has led to the need to improve management of these complex, high-cost drugs, specifically those covered under the medical benefit. This session will review how formularies are currently managed, examine some of the key challenges faced by payers and PBMs, and evaluate new integrated solutions to optimize management of both pharmacy and medically covered drugs.

Summary:

  • Why the growth of specialty pharmacy (under both medical and pharmacy benefits) will continue to spur a need for integrated pharmacy solutions
  • For drugs billed under the medical benefit, why a standardized management approach and workflow is needed
  • What key product capabilities can lead to optimized and integrated formulary management


Our Expert

Marty Mattei

Chief Clinical Officer

In his role he is responsible for providing oversight and direction to guide clinical and product strategy for the organization. He has previously served in senior level and executive positions over the past 25 years for several leading health plans, PBMs, and IT organizations, managing all aspects of pharmacy benefits administration, pharmacy product management and development, and clinical strategy.