Outcome Resources partners exclusively with hospices, managing pharmacy benefits management services and providing unlimited clinical expertise to help you provide quality patient care and reduce costs.
Here are answers to some of questions we hear often. If you have pharmacy benefits management questions that are not answered here, please contact us.
On average, hospices saved 12.5% on brand name drugs and 22.7% on generic drugs. Some have even seen a 47.5% per patient per day cost savings. Our partners average a cost of $6.29 a per patient, per day. We are happy to provide a complimentary cost comparison.
Outcome Resources is owned and operated by pharmacists with experience in geriatric, pediatric and veteran end-of-life palliative care. Our clinicians are available any time for complimentary individual clinical consulting on important medication management and care decisions. We provide user-friendly monthly management reports and you have online access to your patient’s medication claims. We also offer The Clinician, an original newsletter for our PBM partners.
Our network includes over 60,000 pharmacies nationwide, so you can use your local pharmacies, a mail order pharmacy and most closed-door pharmacies utilized by Skilled Nursing Facilities. Best of all, no matter how many pharmacies your patients use, your hospice receives one consolidated invoice. To find out which pharmacies are available, simply click here.
Our clinicians will partner with you to design and develop a plan that works best for your facility. PBM plans are flexible and customized with prior authorization requirements and system controls so that administration flows exactly the way your staff and patients need. If you choose to utilize a formulary, you can use your own or our clinicians can assist in developing one. Our customized management reports, individual clinical consulting and education programs are all tailored to your unique needs. In addition, you receive a dedicated Account Manager familiar with your plans and staff, and 24/7 live customer service support.
No, but if you choose to use a formulary, you can develop your own or we will be happy to assist in developing one specifically for your hospice. Either way, you receive discounts on all medications, set your own parameters, and there are no penalties for drugs outside your formulary.
Yes! Each month our clinical experts analyze your hospice’s drug utilization and provide individual recommendations about opportunities to ensure not only cost efficiencies, but also best therapy and patient care. Detailed reports are provided in an organized, user-friendly way, helping you eliminate unnecessary costs and make informed management decisions.
We offer on-site workshops, teleconference tutorials, live Web-based sessions and self-paced Internet programs. Continuing education credit is also available. Education programs are custom-tailored to your hospice’s unique needs.
We provide complete discretion to our clients, however, we are happy to provide references upon request. We have one of the highest retention rates in the PBM industry, having partnered with hospices nationwide for over a decade.
Customized Formulary Plans for Easy Administration
Using our clinical pharmacy experience, we work with you to design the best formulary plan for your needs. If you already have a formulary in place, we can adopt that; if not, we can assist in building a formulary to meet your unique needs. Customized, disease-specific formularies are also available.
Benefits of Using Outcome Resources for PBM Services
We partner exclusively with hospices with one goal in mind: helping hospices succeed. Reduced drug costs, easy administration, clinical consultations and education are just some of the ways we achieve that goal.
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