IN THIS ISSUE

Managing Editor's Memo
Frank Diamond
Legislation & Regulation
John Carroll

Dick Cauchi

State lawmakers want hospitals to reveal what they’ve negotiated with health plans for lists of services that grow ever longer

Medication Management
Thomas Reinke

Michael Hogue, PharmD

Pharmacists have long wanted more opportunities to contribute and to be respected for their abilities. Behold the patient-centered medical home.

Robert Royce, PhD

Robert Royce, PhD

The United Kingdom’s debate about linking health with social services tackles a problem that is also a concern in the United States

Plan Watch
Frank Diamond
The reported savings have been wonderful so far, but where will savings come from when Independence Blue Cross stops the obvious waste?
Tomorrow's Medicine
Thomas Morrow, MD

Thomas Morrow, MD

This cutting-edge method of matching drugs to patient may eventually be used for cystic fibrosis, cancer, and autoimmune diseases

The Formulary Files

Linda Cahn

News & Commentary
Frank Diamond

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