Walgreens MTM sees significant savings

June 25, 2007

An internal analysis of the outcomes of the Walgreens Health Initiatives medication therapy management (MTM) program reveals savings of more than $50 per member per month for patients receiving interventions.

An internal analysis of the outcomes of the Walgreens Health Initiatives medication therapy management (MTM) program reveals savings of more than $50 per member per month for patients receiving interventions. So reported the chain. The MTM program is operated by Walgreens' pharmacy benefit management division. Patients who qualified for MTM interventions in the Walgreens program represented only 5% of the total membership but had 29% of the total prescription costs.

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