Manufacturer Channel Strategy Highlights SPT Week in Review

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5. Real-World Data Shows Benefit of Multiple Sclerosis Drug

Fingolimod (Gilenya) reduced disease progression in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis.

4. New Cholesterol Drug Shows Superiority to Pravastatin in HIV Patients

Pitavastatin lowered LDL cholesterol levels in patients with HIV and dyslipidemia.

3. Specialty Pharmacy Accreditation More Important Than Ever

Specialty pharmacy is the fastest growing segment thanks to drug innovation that is driving health care costs.

2. Challenges for Value-Based Contracting in Specialty Pharmacy

The transition to value-based reimbursement is likely to shape the future of health care.

1. Manufacturer Channel Strategy for Specialty Drugs

Exclusive, limited, and open networks each have pros and cons that must be weighed heavily.