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Managed Care Best Practices In the Treatment and Management of Psoriasis

Managed Care Best Practices In the Treatment and Management of Psoriasis

The emergence of biologic response modifiers for the treatment of plaque psoriasis herals a promising era for a patient population that has long been underserved. Patients and physicians have high expectations now that therapies that are curative, not just palliativem are coming to market. MCOs will take notice, too, as the pharmacotherapeutic focus moves from the older products to the new and costlier biologic therapies. This supplement explores the issues inherent in in this transition.


  • Overview of Psoriasis: Current and Emerging Treatment Options
  • The Cost of Psoriasis
  • Managed Care’s Perspective on Treatment of Plaque Psoriasis
  • Roundtable Discussion: Improving the Standard of Care for Patients With Psoriasis


Pharmaceutical Pricing and Contracting Conference Philadelphia, PA September 22–23, 2014
Private Health Insurance Exchanges Conference Washington, D.C. October 7–8, 2014
National Healthcare Facility Management Summit Palm Beach, FL October 16–17, 2014
National Healthcare CFO Summit Las Vegas, NV October 19–21, 2014
National Healthcare CXO Summit Las Vegas, NV October 19–21, 2014
Innovative Member Engagement Operations For Health Plans Las Vegas, NV October 20–21, 2014
4th Partnering With ACOs Summit Los Angeles, CA October 27–28, 2014
2014 Annual HEDIS® and Star Ratings Symposium Nashville, TN November 3–4, 2014
PCMH & Shared Savings ACO Leadership Summit Nashville, TN November 3–4, 2014
World Orphan Drug Congress Europe 2014 Brussels, Belgium November 12–14, 2014
Medicare Risk Adjustment, Revenue Management, & Star Ratings Fort Lauderdale, FL November 12–14, 2014
Healthcare Chief Medical Officer Forum Alexandria, VA November 13–14, 2014
Home Care Leadership Summit Atlanta, GA November 17–18, 2014