Managed Care


Demonstrating the Value of Pharmaceuticals Across the Healthcare Continuum

Demonstrating the Value of Pharmaceuticals Across the Healthcare Continuum

At the 16th Annual Managed Healthcare Symposium, some of the most knowledgeable health care experts in the United States were invited to lecture, debate, and explore medical innovation and the role of pharmaceuticals in the delivery of high-quality care. This supplement is derived from those discussions, the topics of which include trends in healthcare consumerism, FDA movements to ensure safety, improvements in disease-state outcomes, increases in quality of life, and the economics associated with these complex subjects.


  • Assessing the Impact of Healthcare on the Consumer
  • FDA Update: Drug Costs, Regulatory Simplification, and Competitive Balance
  • Drug Importation and Consumer Demand
  • Are the Benefits of Newer Drugs Worth Their Cost?
  • Making the Switch: Prescription to Over the Counter
  • The Evidence-Based Formulary
  • Pharmaceutical Innovation, Emerging Technologies, and Consumer Demand
  • Successful Patient Compliance and Persistency Programs
  • Yankees' Skipper Triumphs Over Prostate Cancer


2014 Annual HEDIS® and Star Ratings Symposium Nashville, TN November 3–4, 2014
PCMH & Shared Savings ACO Leadership Summit Nashville, TN November 3–4, 2014
Medicare Risk Adjustment, Revenue Management, & Star Ratings Fort Lauderdale, FL November 12–14, 2014
World Orphan Drug Congress Europe 2014 Brussels, Belgium November 12–14, 2014
Healthcare Chief Medical Officer Forum Alexandria, VA November 13–14, 2014
Home Care Leadership Summit Atlanta, GA November 17–18, 2014
6th Semi-Annual Diagnostic Coverage and Reimbursement Conference Boston December 4–5, 2014
Customer Analytics & Engagement in Health Insurance Chicago December 4–5, 2014
Pharmaceutical and Biotech Clinical Quality Assurance Conference Alexandria, VA December 4–5, 2014
9th Semi-Annual Medical Device Coverage and Reimbursement Conference San Diego December 5, 2014
8th Annual Medical Device Clinical Trials Conference Chicago December 8–9, 2014
HealthIMPACT Southeast Tampa, FL January 23, 2015