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OptumRx Company Profile

08:01 EDT 20th July 2019 | BioPortfolio

OptumRx is an innovative pharmacy benefit management organization managing the prescription drug benefits of commercial, Medicare and other governmental health plans, as well as those of employers and unions through a national network of 64,000 community pharmacies and state-of-the-art mail service pharmacies in California and Kansas, both of which have earned the prestigious Verified Internet Pharmacy Practice Sites™ (VIPPS®) accreditation by the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy®. Visit www.optum.com or www.prescriptionsolutions.com for more information.


News Articles [19 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

OptumRx receives PBMI’s 2019 Excellence Award for opioid management strategies

UnitedHealth And OptumRx To Pass Drug Maker Rebates To More Clients

UnitedHealth Group and OptumRx, are expanding a new program that passes along pharmacy discounts they get from drug manufacturer rebates to new employer customers.

Ohio accuses UnitedHealth's OptumRx of drug overcharges in lawsuit

Ohio's attorney general on Monday said he had filed a lawsuit against UnitedHealth Group Inc's OptumRx unit, saying the pharmacy benefit manager had overcharged the state nearly $16 million for prescr...

OptumRX: Sharing rebates with patients is “worth it”

PhRMA has long advocated for sharing the $166 billion in rebates and discounts given by biopharmaceutical companies to the government, insurers, and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) with p...

HealthTrust Selects OptumRx as Exclusive Pharmacy Care Services Partner

Integrating OptumRx’s solutions and HealthTrust’s total spend management products will help deliver a more transparent and flexible pharmacy benefit and lower cos...

OptumRx recently demanded that drug makers make significant changes toward rebates — but in a way that would largely bolster the PBM's own bottom line. https://buff.ly/2RRiRfG 

OptumRx recently demanded that drug makers make significant changes toward rebates — but in a way that would largely bolster the PBM's own bottom line. https://buff.ly/2RRiRfG 

STAT Plus: UnitedHealth Group will require employers that hire its OptumRx pharmacy benefit manager to pass rebates to individuals who take the medicines. https://buff.ly/2VSsYTV 

STAT Plus: UnitedHealth Group will require employers that hire its OptumRx pharmacy benefit manager to pass rebates to individuals who take the medicines. https://buff.ly/2VSsYTV 

PBM Executives to Face the Congressional Hot Seat This Week

Representatives from Cigna, CVS, OptumRx, Prime Therapeutics and Humana will meet with Congress regarding prescription drug prices.

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Optum & PAREXEL International

OptumRx is a pharmacy care services company helping clients and more than 66 million members achieve better health outcomes and lower overall costs through innovative prescription...

OptumRx

OptumRx is an innovative pharmacy benefit management organization managing the prescription drug benefits of commercial, Medicare and other governmental health plans, as well as t...

Prescription Solutions by OptumRx

Optum / Mayo Clinic

Optum (www.optum.com) is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. Optum c...

Optum Jeffrey Smith Optum (773) 907-0860jeffrey.p.smith@optum.com

Optum (www.optum.com) is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. Optum c...

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