Co-Pay Accumulators: Measuring the Impact on Patients and Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Time: 1:00pm EST/ 10:00AM PST
Pharmacy benefit managers are employing “co-pay accumulator” programs on behalf of health plan sponsors to shift the burden of cost for specialty drugs toward patients and the pharmaceutical manufacturers that sponsor co-pay assistance programs. While not a new practice in 2018, the presence of co-pay accumulators in health plans has increased and garnered significant attention. In this webcast, we examine this issue in detail and attempt to quantify the impact on affected stakeholders.
Rick Fry, Associate Vice President, Patient Affordability/Virtual Engagement Client Services, TrialCard