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Together We can Help Power a Better Way for our Communities

San Juan, PR - All of us Abarcans are hard-wired to believe that healthcare can be awesome. As we have found out during the evaluation and selection phase of the ten finalist organizations for the Better Care Community Program, we...


Adriana Ramirez to Present at Puerto Rico Investment Summit

San Juan, PR— Adriana Ramirez, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer at Abarca, has been selected to present at the Puerto Rico Investment Summit. Her session, “Island Innovators: How a San Juan Company is Disrupting the Mainland Market,” details Abarca’s mission;...


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Leadership Starts by Putting People First.

People are the driving force behind any organization. They set the tone for everything, from business development and what programs are offered to company culture and employee engagement. In my nearly 20 years working with some of America’s most recognizable...


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Abarca Holds Immersive Compliance & Ethics Week

At Abarca, we have a culture of higher standards and doing the right thing, always. It applies to everything we do: pricing, operations, contracting, interactions with our clients, members, and each other….EVERYTHING. But nowhere is this more important than in...


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Abarca CTO Juan C. Ruiz Named Technology Awards Finalist

Fort Lauderdale, FL – Juan Carlos Ruiz, Abarca’s Chief Technology Officer, has been selected as a finalist for the South Florida Business Journal’s 2018 Technology Awards-CIO. Juan Carlos is one of only nine CIOs across both private and public companies...


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The Leadership Journey

Building a different kind of company requires fostering a very different mindset among its leadership. To accomplish this, we at Abarca have developed a 12-week boot camp to train leaders of others in fundamental managerial skills and new thinking about...


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Michelle Morales Recognized as Young Distinguished Pharmacist

Every year, the Colegio de Farmacéuticos de Puerto Rico acknowledges a group of pharmacists that have excelled in the profession. This year, they have recognized Michelle Morales, Abarca’s Clinical Programs Manager, as a Young Distinguished Pharmacist. “I am honored to...


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A Better Way in Drug Prescription Population Health Management

At the 2018 AMCP Annual Conference, there was a lot of discussion about important trends in healthcare. Here are two particularly noteworthy examples: The Rise of Value-Based Agreements There are many individual components that determine the pieces of information that...


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