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by Gina Shaw
As effective as new gene therapy treatments may be, high setup costs, variable clinical responses, and issues with reimbursement and coding have resulted in significant losses for some manufacturers and providers. “The one-time administration for these therapies introduces a mismatch with benefits” said Jane F. Barlow, Real Endpoints Chief Clinical Officer. “The cost is front-loaded, but benefits accrue over time, creating a challenge as patients move in and out of plans. This is very different than what we see with chronic medications.”
May 17, 2019
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by Roger Longman
The industry has plenty of ways to define value. Thousands of academic and corporate health economists busily grind out cost-effectiveness analyses. CMS has designated five "compendia" as guides for reimbursable value, despite bizarrely opaque decision-making behind the compendias' choices.
April 12, 2019
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June 11, 2019
Access to new gene therapies may be impacted by payer ability to absorb the cost of coverage. Payers are open to innovative financing models that improve financial predictability and reward clinical performance.read full insight article >
February 13, 2019
How can the health industry ensure that cutting-edge gene therapies and other curative treatments get to the patients that need them, without leaving payers financially exposed? Jane F. Barlow, MD, MPH, MBA, was a speaker at the FoCUS (Financing and Reimbursement of Cure in US) Project at MIT, during the session "Putting Theory into Practice" she was quoted saying the “accessibility issue lies largely with payers.” All payers are different, and “a lot has to do with how they manage risk in their population as well as the regulatory constraints."read full insight article >
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