Benefits Canada is proud to present editorial coverage of our Face to Face Drug Plan Management Forums in Toronto and Vancouver.
The event provided stakeholders with an opportunity to share common challenges and joint solutions.
Photos from the Toronto event can be found in our photo gallery.
Read our coverage of these events.
Massaging the data: A Canadian health benefits trend study
David Willows, vice-president, strategic market solutions, with Green Shield Canada (GSC), shared findings from GSC’s 2014 health study.
The pros and cons of patient support programs
With a stream of new biologics coming to market, a wide variety of programs and services are available to support patients taking these high-cost specialty drugs.
Factors affecting drug trends
Year after year, the drug plan industry studies trends in utilization and costs with an eye on what’s coming next.
Managing drug costs effectively
While focused on managing drug costs effectively, employers also identified concerns over balancing potential savings from new benefits plan designs with the specific needs of the members who use those plans.