As consolidation increases, so too does payer and organized provider buying power. More than ever, biopharmaceutical manufacturers must demonstrate the economic and clinical value of their products. Take a closer look at some of the recent consolidations and how they might impact drug access, coverage, and reimbursement.
Pharmaceutical companies face many challenges: developing life-changing products that meet the needs of patients, physicians, and payers; adhering to regulatory standards; and managing health technology and payer scrutiny—all while trying to satisfy investors. Dominic Galante, chief medical officer with our Quality and Population Health Solutions team, makes the case that the patient perspective on value has never been more important.