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Nov 03, 2016, 08:00 ET Express Scripts Puts Medicine Within Reach with 4-Star Medicare Prescription Drug Programs

Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced that Express Scripts Medicare® Prescription Drug Plan (PDP), contract S5660, has once again earned a...


Sep 08, 2016, 07:00 ET Express Scripts Launches Inflammatory Conditions Care Value Program(SM), Making America's Costliest Medication Class More Affordable

 Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today launched its Inflammatory Conditions Care Value Program℠, a comprehensive approach to control costs...


Aug 31, 2016, 00:01 ET Express Scripts Launches Diabetes Care Value Program℠, Guaranteeing More Affordable, Higher-Quality Diabetes Care

 Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced the launch of its Diabetes Care Value Program℠, the industry's most comprehensive...


May 02, 2016, 17:00 ET Express Scripts Holding Company to Present at an Upcoming Conference

 Express Scripts Holding Company (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced that it will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Health Care Conference...


Mar 14, 2016, 20:00 ET Increase in U.S. Drug Spending Slowed to 5.2 Percent in 2015 Through Cost-Saving Solutions, Specialized Care

 Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) effectively held the 2015 growth rate in prescription drug spending to just 5.2 percent – roughly half...


Dec 03, 2015, 16:01 ET Express Scripts Increases Authorization for Share Repurchase Program

 Express Scripts (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced that on December 2, 2015, the Board of Directors of the Company approved an increase in the...


Nov 06, 2015, 14:05 ET Express Scripts to Present at the Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference

Express Scripts (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced that it will present at the Credit Suisse Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at...


Oct 21, 2015, 08:00 ET Quality, Care and Convenience: Express Scripts Presents 4-Star Medicare Prescription Drug Programs for 2016

 Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced that its nationally available Express Scripts Medicare® Prescription Drug Plans (PDP) have...


Oct 06, 2015, 17:00 ET Express Scripts Includes Innovative Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs on National Preferred Formulary

To ensure clinically appropriate, cost-effective use of two new cholesterol-lowering drugs, Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced it will...


Sep 10, 2015, 16:30 ET Express Scripts Names Eric Slusser Chief Financial Officer

 Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced Eric Slusser has joined the company as Executive Vice President and Chief...


Sep 09, 2015, 16:30 ET Express Scripts Names Tim Wentworth Chief Executive Officer, Effective May 2016; George Paz to Retire and Remain as Chairman

Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced George Paz will retire as Chief Executive Officer, effective following the company's...


Jan 06, 2015, 19:03 ET Express Scripts to Present at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

 Express Scripts (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced that it will present at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 9:00...


Dec 22, 2014, 07:00 ET Express Scripts and AbbVie Make Hepatitis C Cure Available to Millions of Patients in Need

 Offering an unprecedented solution to an unprecedented healthcare challenge, Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced an update to its...


Dec 15, 2014, 16:30 ET Express Scripts Initiates Chief Financial Officer Transition Process; Increases Authorization of Share Repurchase Program; and Reaffirms 2014 Guidance

Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) announced that it is initiating a Chief Financial Officer transition process.  Cathy R. Smith will be leaving...


Dec 09, 2014, 07:00 ET Many Americans on Long-Term Painkillers Take Potentially Fatal Drug Combinations

 Nearly 60 percent of patients on opioid pain treatments for long-term conditions were prescribed potentially dangerous mixtures of medications...


Nov 05, 2014, 10:23 ET Express Scripts to Present at the Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference

 Express Scripts (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced that it will present at the Credit Suisse Annual Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, November 11, 2014...


Oct 15, 2014, 07:30 ET 2015 Express Scripts Medicare Prescription Drug Plans Earn CMS 4-Star Quality and Performance Rating

 Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) announced today that its 2015 Express Scripts Medicare® prescription drug plan S5660 (PDP) earned a 4-Star...


Oct 08, 2014, 07:30 ET New Express Scripts Analysis Reveals Trends Among Health Exchange Members

 Nearly half of Americans enrolled in a Public Health Insurance Exchange plan, including those who waited until April 2014 to enroll, have...


Oct 01, 2014, 07:30 ET Express Scripts Collaborates with Walgreens to Create Value-Driven Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Pharmacy Network

 Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced that its two nationally available 2015 Express Scripts Medicare® Prescription Drug Plans...


Sep 12, 2014, 16:27 ET Express Scripts Elects Roderick Palmore to Board of Directors

 Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Roderick Palmore to fill a vacancy on...


Aug 05, 2014, 08:30 ET U.S. Will Waste $9 Billion on Non-Pharmacy Specialty Medications in 2015

Next year, U.S. health plan sponsors are projected to spend $9.07 billion on specialty medication services that provide no additional value,...


Jul 17, 2014, 07:00 ET State Governments May Spend $55 Billion on Hepatitis C Medications

 State legislatures will need to find billions in their budgets to purchase costly new hepatitis C therapy, according to a new state-by-state...


Jul 01, 2014, 08:00 ET Express Scripts Names David Queller Senior Vice President, Sales and Account Management

Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced that David Queller will join the company as Senior Vice President, Sales and Account...


Jun 09, 2014, 08:00 ET Top 5 Percent of Opioid Prescribers Write 40 Percent of US Narcotic Prescriptions

 Forty percent of U.S. narcotic prescriptions in 2011-2012 were written by only five percent of opioid prescribers, according to a study...


May 05, 2014, 08:32 ET Express Scripts to Present at Upcoming Conferences

 Express Scripts (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced that it will present at the following conferences: - Bank of America...