What is a twindemic?

2020 brought a lot of firsts in healthcare and, as we enter into flu season amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we are faced with the potential of another one: a twindemic. Here’s what you need to know: What is a...


Abarca Health: What is a twindemic?

Care Management in the times of COVID-19

In today's new healthcare environment transformed by the COVID-19 outbreak, the patient's needs have inherently changed, making care management more critical than ever before. At present, it's estimated that 1 in 4 Americans live with multiple chronic conditions, making the...


Abarca Health: Care Management in the times of Covid-19

PBMs and the Run on Hydroxychloroquine

Leading pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) say the initial flood of demand for the antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine, sparked by suggestions from the White House that it was an effective treatment for COVID-19, finally is showing some signs of easing. This has...


PBMs and the Run on Hydroxychloroquine

Be prepared.

We've all heard some saying around "always be prepared." In today's technology-driven, fast-paced world, we're often too busy, and our inboxes are too full to plan for something that may never happen. Then the unexpected hits and many companies are...


Abarca_Building a team that can thrive amid the unexpected

What People with Asthma Need to Know About COVID-19

May is Asthma Awareness Month, one of the most common lifelong chronic diseases in the U.S. with more than 25 million Americans living with it. As the world faces the biggest health emergency of modern time, the outbreak of the...


Abarca_May is Asthma Awareness Month

What to know about stocking up on medications

As precautionary quarantines become an essential part of combating coronavirus, it’s not uncommon to feel a desire to stock up on critical items for your home--like canned goods or toilet paper. For many, medications are another necessity--but there are some...


Abarca_What to know about stocking up on medications during social distancing