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January is Cervical Health Awareness Month

Abarca stands in solidarity with the national campaign to raise awareness of cervical cancer, HPV (human papillomavirus) disease, and the importance of early detection. According to the National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC), more than 13,000 women in the U.S. are...

1-29-2020

Abarca highlights: January is Cervical Health Awareness Month

A First: Real Value in Medicaid

THE CHALLENGE Prescription drug prices are soaring in the US, particularly for specialty medications. To deal with escalating costs, forward-thinking health plans and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) are exploring value-based contracts as an alternative to traditional fee-for-service payment models. For...

1-14-2020

pharmacy benefit management

Microsoft highlights Abarca’s technology successes

Microsoft has published a new case study highlighting Abarca's success using its SQL and Azure technology solutions. Abarca utilizes these tools to support organizational development, data mining, disaster response, and Darwin, the company’s smarter PBM platform. “It is a privilege...

12-17-2019

Pharmacy benefit management platform for members

4 Tips for Value-Based Contracting

Many in healthcare are looking to value-based agreements with pharmaceutical manufacturers as a way to generate savings for health plans and ensure that medications provide the intended outcomes for members. Although there are relatively few of these agreements in place,...

12-4-2019

pharmacy benefit management

Abarca, Amgen Enter Outcome-Based Agreement for Enbrel

AVENTURA, FL -- Abarca, a pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) that is disrupting the industry with an entirely new approach to technology and business practices, today announced it has entered into an outcomes-based contract with Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) for the drug...

12-3-2019

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Abarca Health CASE STUDY: Lessons learned from Hurricanes Irma and Maria

Last week at the AMCP Nexus Conference, Abarca Senior Pharmacist, Ana Rivera and Suzette Velez, Director of Clinical Services, had an incredible time presenting Abarca's unique understanding of the effect disasters have on the availability of prescription drugs, medication adherence,...

11-15-2019

AMCP NEXUS_Clinical Programs Senior Pharmacist, Ana Rivera, had an incredible time presenting Abarca's unique understanding of the effect disasters have on the availability of prescription drugs, medication adherence, and community health.

Abarca is bringing awareness to diabetes and its prevention

World Diabetes Day is the world’s most extensive diabetes awareness campaign reaching a global audience of over 1 billion people in more than 160 countries. The campaign draws attention to issues of paramount importance to the diabetes world and keeps...

11-14-2019

Abarca brings awareness to diabetes