The costs of drugs keep rising. Are they worth it? Employers should consider value over cost, and make decisions based on diagnostics and research. They should thoroughly examine their organizations' experience to determine high-priority health conditions and do cost-effectiveness studies (using experienced consultants if necessary) that focus on all of the consequences of conditions and indicate the best medical and pharmaceutical therapies to treat them. Doing so should produce both human and financial dividends.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Employee benefits journal|
|State||Published - Sep 2002|
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