Health-related quality of life impact of minor and major bleeding events during dual antiplatelet therapy: a systematic literature review and patient preference elicitation study

from Health and Quality of Life Outcomes at http://bit.ly/2pqVHkl on September 21, 2018 at 03:36AM Dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) is the recommended preventative treatment for secondary ischaemic events, but increases the risk of bleeding, potentially affecting patients’ health-related quality-of-life (HR… Advertisements

Assistant/Associate Professor – Economics of Aging

from ASHEcon at http://bit.ly/2QJRowZ on September 20, 2018 at 08:20PM   Assistant/Associate Professor – Economics of Aging Department of Public Administration and International Affairs Maxwell School of Citizenship Syracuse University The Department of Public Administration and International Affairs (PAIA) seeks to hire a tenured or tenure track professor in the field of economics of aging, […]

ISPOR Offering Webinar on Optimization

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at http://bit.ly/2PSmXU1 on September 20, 2018 at 07:53PM The International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research is slated to host a webinar on optimization methods noon Oct. 2. According to ISPOR, the members-only webinar will “facilitate a discussion on how optimization is relevant in health services research for addressing […]

Group of Companies Eyes Private Blockchain

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at http://bit.ly/2xnP1ba on September 20, 2018 at 07:53PM Synaptic Health Alliance, a group of blockchain-focused companies, is developing a “private” blockchain system in a bid to tackle the privacy concerns surrounding the public nature of blockchain, according to a Fierce Healthcare report. The executives, according to the report, see […]

Modern Healthcare, Healthcare Management Partners Launch New Data Tool

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at http://bit.ly/2PSmUHP on September 20, 2018 at 07:53PM A joint partnership between Modern Healthcare and Healthcare Management Partners has released a new data metrics tool, Modern Healthcare Metrics. The new system, according to Modern Healthcare Vice President and Publisher Fawn Lopez, offers more than 600,000 Medicare cost reports with […]

Expert says PBMs Have Little Transparency

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at http://bit.ly/2xsFoYP on September 20, 2018 at 07:53PM ActiveRADAR CEO David Henka tells Healthcare Finance the relationship between drugmakers and pharmacy benefit managers involves little transparency, which plays a significant role in pharmacy costs. “Nobody knows in terms of a plan sponsor what those contracts are, how much those […]