Best Practices in U.S. Pharmaceutical Managed Care Operations

Nov 20, 2015, 18:30 ET from Best Practices, LLC

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Nov. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- To ensure organizational health and competitiveness, pharmaceutical and biotechnology leaders must continually identify optimal resource levels.  Sometimes the need is to grow resources, while at other times the need is to defend or shrink resources.

According to research from Best Practices, LLC there is an increased number of full-time employees (FTEs) in Pharmacy Relations. This increased number of FTEs signals growing activity in Managed Care, as well as indicates that benchmark companies are investing more in building relation with pharmacy levels.

The related report, "Resource Benchmarks for U.S. Pharmaceutical Managed Care Operations," will provide payer and Managed Care leaders with important benchmarks on the optimal size of U.S. Managed Care groups.

Key study topics include:

  • Overall Staffing Levels
  • Outsourcing Levels
  • Staffing Levels Per Key Activity
  • Staffing Levels Linked to Brands Supported
  • Financial Investment for U.S. Managed Care Group and Key Activities
  • Staffing Efficiency Measures

The full report contains over 110 benchmark metrics and critical best practices, delivering insights into the most effective Managed Care operations, tactics and activities to provide a recent look at staffing and resourcing levels in Managed Care. 

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Best Practices, LLC is a leading benchmarking, consulting and advisory services firm serving biopharmaceutical and medical device companies worldwide. Best Practices, LLC's clients include all the top 10 and 48 of the top 50 global healthcare companies. The firm conducts primary research and consulting using its comprehensive proprietary benchmarking tools and analysis. The operational insights, findings and analysis form the basis for our Benchmarking Reports, databases and advisory services to support executives in commercial and R&D operations. Best Practices, LLC believes in the profound principle that organizations can chart a course to superior economic performance by studying the best business practices, operating tactics and winning strategies of world-class companies.

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