IN THIS ISSUE

Medication Management
Martin Sipkoff
Tiered benefit design and mail order pharmacy are useful, but don't overlook this other significant vehicle for savings.
Legislation & Regulation
John Carroll
A proposal to levy a tax on health care insurance meets a chilly response from Capitol Hill, the Bush administration, AHIP, and pollsters. What a surprise.
Employer Update
Lola Butcher
Health plans, researchers, employers, and workers make common cause to identify and treat depression

A blueprint for high-volume, high-quality lung cancer screening that is detecting cancer earlier—and helping to save lives

Clinical Brief

Multiple Sclerosis: New Perspectives on the Patient Journey–2019 Update
Summary of an Actuarial Analysis and Report