Program Looks to Spur Discussion on IBD Treatment Decision-Making

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at on January 14, 2019 at 04:51PM

A new program offered by PRIME Education and the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) aims to facilitate discussions between payers and providers on IBD treatment decision-making.

The program, titled “Payer and Provider Workshops: Advancing Collaborative Approaches in IBD Treatment Decision-Making,” is slated to take place in six separate cities, with the first event set for Jan. 31 in Atlanta, Georgia.

“Led by an IBD specialist and a managed care expert, each program will focus on pragmatic approaches for streamlining payer-provided communication and leveraging available resources to optimize outcomes in IBD,” a description for the program states.

Other dates and locations are:

  • Feb. 20, Cincinnati, Ohio;
  • Feb. 21, St. Louis, Missouri;
  • Feb. 25, Portland, Oregon;
  • Feb. 26, Salt Lake City, Utah;
  • March 12, Louisville, Kentucky.

To find out more about the program, click here.