Facetime with Phil: Specialty Pharmaceuticals

Specialty drugs are used to treat rare or complex conditions. Although expenditures on these high-dollar drugs currently represent a small fraction of total drug costs, they also represent the fastest growing segment of the U.S. pharmaceutical market.

The expense associated with just one claim can dramatically increase an employer’s drug spend, but non-compliance with recommended drug therapies can be even more costly. To gain more insight from Phil on this topic, watch the latest Facetime with Phil video blog below.