In our weekly Trends that Matter series, we provide engaging infographics from healthcare influencers to highlight general trends affecting the pharmaceutical industry. This week's featured pharma topic is managed markets. In the pharmaceutical industry, the managed care model is on the rise. Managed markets are intended to reduce the cost of medical treatment and improve drug access.
Managed care organizations (MCOs) help expand access to pharmaceutical drugs. According to Saama, "The role of MCOs is to ensure appropriate utilization of pharmaceuticals while controlling cost and maintaining quality of care."
View the infographic below, created by Health Industries Research to see how managed care organizations distribute resources:
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