Webinars

PVN Employer-Focused Pharmacy Webinar

Wednesday, October 28, 2017

The Purchaser Value Network hosted an important webinar focused on innovative employer-driven strategies for managing prescription drug costs, including high priced specialty pharmaceuticals. Jamie Robinson, PhD from UC Berkeley presented results from an employer trust’s recent reference pricing for therapeutically equivalent drugs. Carolyn Pare from the Minnesota Health Action Group discussed implications from stakeholder efforts to increase transparency and accountability in the prescription drug supply chain. 

 

Employer-Focused Primary Care

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

PVN held an important employer-focused webinar highlighting several innovative strategies for improving delivery and receipt of high value primary care services. Bob Smith, Executive Director of the Colorado Business Group on Health, discussed employers' use of data to identify high performing primary care practices and the ways in which benefit design changes can encourage employee's use of those practices. Representatives from the Pacific Business Group on Health discussed a newly released employer action guide for primary care that includes model consumer engagement questions that your employees can use to identify and receive high quality primary care. 

Webinar Recording             PVN Primary Care Action Guide for Employers

 

Webinar: ACO Assessment Toolkit        Presentation Slides

June 19, 2017

  

Webinar:  Prescription Drug Costs: Purchasing and Policy Strategies for Employers When Your PBM Isn't Cutting It

July 28, 2016