Impact of Cost Sharing on Specialty Drug Utilization among Medicare Beneficiaries

Monday, June 13, 2016: 10:15 AM-11:45 AM
G60 (Huntsman Hall)
Organizer:
Jalpa Doshi
10:15 AM
High Cost Sharing and Specialty Drug Initiation under Medicare Part D: A Case Study in Newly Diagnosed Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Patients

Author(s): Jalpa Doshi; Pengxiang Li; Hairong Huo; Amy R. Pettit; Rishab Kumar; Brendan Weiss; Scott Huntington

Discussant: Dr. Amy Davidoff

10:35 AM
Impact of Cost Sharing Increases on Continuity of Specialty Drug Use in Medicare Patients with Multiple Sclerosis or Rheumatoid Arthritis

Author(s): Pengxiang Li; Tianyan Hu; Xinyan Yu; Salim Chahin; Nabila Dahodwala; Marissa Blum; Amy R. Pettit; Jalpa Doshi

Discussant: Bruce Stuart

10:55 AM
The Price Elasticity of Specialty Drug Use: Evidence from Cancer Patients in Medicare Part D

Author(s): Jeah Kyoungrae Jung; Roger Feldman; Marshall McBean

Discussant: Erin A. Taylor

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