Speeding Time to Therapy
on present-day ePA and the future
Creating value in today's
By Jocelyn Keegan, Senior Consultant
Millions of patients require expensive specialty medications. Before these prescriptions are filled, patients undergo the complex paper-phone-fax processes for enrollment using a specialty pharmacy or “hub” associated with the drug’s manufacturer. Recognizing there must be a better way, the industry is taking steps to automate this process. Here are five opportunities to accelerate specialty prescription enrollment.
Point-of-Care Partners is heavily involved in laying the groundwork for automating specialty prescribing. The NCPDP Task Group for Specialty Prescribing is chaired by our own Pooja Babbrah and a colleague, Laura Topor. For more information and a sense of the landscape, feel free to contact me (email@example.com) or Pooja Babbrah (firstname.lastname@example.org).