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Leveraging a Two-Pronged Pharmacy Transparency Approach

Jul 27, 2023
1:00 pm EDT
Presented by Rx Savings Solutions
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About This Webinar

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE), prescription drug spending in the U.S. reached $603 billion in 2021. With drug spending continuing to be on the rise, members struggle affording much needed medications, and health insurance providers struggle to bend the cost curve associated with rising drug costs. To move the needle on drug spend, it’s imperative to get both the member and the provider involved.

Providing real-time benefit tools for both members and providers can be a solution that leads to curbing costs, higher satisfaction, and increased adherence for the member.

Attendees Will Learn About

  • What it means to provide a comprehensive real-time benefit tool
  • Insight into CMS regulations that are allowing insurance providers to provide tools that are making consumers more educated on their own prescription costs
  • How integrated delivery networks can utilize real-time benefit tools on both the provider and member side
  • How real-time benefit tools foster better outcomes for all stakeholders


Keith Gaetano

Director of Pharmacy, Health Plans

Rx Savings Solutions

Keith has served in numerous roles and currently directs clinical initiatives in the health plan practice at Rx Savings Solutions. Keith joined the team after spending 12 years in retail and specialty pharmacy at Walgreens as a pharmacy and store manager. As an experienced health care provider, he noticed many of his customers grappling with both an absence of transparency and the price tag of…

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Chris Johnson

Executive Director, Pharmacy

Indiana University Health Plans

Chris Johnson, RPh, MS, is the Executive Director of Pharmacy for Indiana University Health Plans, overseeing the pharmacy benefit programs for the Health Plan’s Medicare, Federal Employee, Commercial, and Self-funded lines of business. Before coming to IU Health Plans, Chris was the Chief of Staff for the Family and Social Services Administration, State of Indiana, 2014-2017, and served for 5…

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