Built for the road ahead
Mansour A. Built for the road ahead Healthc Financ Manage 2015; 69(10):76-81.
Healthcare financial management : journal of the Healthcare Financial Management Association
Henry Ford Health System in Detroit is seeking new ways to lower and cover costs for the large, low-income population it serves in southeastern Michigan. Employing a strategy that couples the federal 340B Drug Pricing Program with a prescription assistance program of its own creation, Henry Ford has seen improvement in the following areas: Increased medication adherence. Reduced readmissions. Cost savings that are sufficient to expand services where expansion otherwise would not have been feasible.
Medical Subject Headings
Cost Savings; Drug Costs; Drug Industry; Economics, Pharmaceutical; Humans; Medicaid; Michigan; Organizational Case Studies; Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; Poverty Areas; Safety-net Providers; Uncompensated Care; United States