Tag: Express Scripts

RELEASE: Express Scripts’ Accredo earns renewed URAC specialty pharmacy accreditation

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Accredo® specialty pharmacy, a subsidiary of Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX), has earned URAC’s specialty pharmacy accreditation at its primary dispensing locations: Warrendale, Pa., New Castle, Del., Indianapolis, Ind., Orlando, Fla., Memphis, Tenn., Greensboro, N.C., Nashville, Tenn., and Corona, Calif. In addition, Express Scripts Freedom Fertility Pharmacy, located in Byfield, Mass., gained renewal of URAC’s specialty pharmacy accreditation. URAC is a Washington D.C.-based independent accreditor of health care management organizations. To earn its […]

RELEASE: Avista Capital Partners to acquire Express Scripts’ subsidiary United BioSource

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) and Avista Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm, announced today that Avista has signed a definitive agreement to acquire United BioSource (UBC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Express Scripts Holding Company. Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, UBC is a leading provider of pharmaceutical and patient support services, partnering with life science companies to make medicine and medical products safer and more accessible. The company has […]

RELEASE: Express Scripts Holding Company to Present at an Upcoming Conference

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Express Scripts Holding Company (Nasdaq: ESRX) (“Express Scripts“) announced today that it will present at the Credit Suisse Annual Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 9:45 a.m. MST (11:45 a.m. EST). The presentation will be broadcast via the Internet and can be accessed at the Investor Relations section of Express Scripts’ website at http://www.express-scripts.com. RealPlayer or Windows Media Player is needed to listen to the broadcast and free […]

RELEASE: Express Scripts Appoints James M. Havel Chief Financial Officer

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced that James M. Havel, who previously served as Express Scripts’ Executive Vice President, has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective October 25, 2017. Eric Slusser, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, is leaving the Company to pursue other opportunities, but will stay with the Company through the first quarter of 2018 in order to ensure a […]

RELEASE: Affordability and Access to Prescription Medications Take Center Stage in Selecting a Medicare Plan

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Medicare can be an alphabet soup (Part D; MA-PD; MA), but according to research released today by Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX), seniors understand the value offered by these plans, especially when it comes to prescription medications. Since the federal prescription drug plan, Medicare Part D, was first introduced more than a decade ago, it has been one of the most widely used benefits within Medicare. For 2018, the Centers […]

RELEASE: Express Scripts to Acquire eviCore healthcare; Accelerates Company’s Shift to Patient Benefit Management

ST. LOUIS and BLUFFTON, S.C., Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire privately-held eviCore healthcare, the industry leader in evidence-based medical benefit management services, for $3.6 billion. Combining Express Scripts’ leading pharmacy benefit management offering and eviCore’s highly complementary medical benefits management (MBM) platform will create a uniquely comprehensive patient benefit management solution. Express Scripts is acquiring eviCore from current investors including […]

RELEASE: Express Scripts Introduces New Medicare Part D Saver Plan for 2018

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today introduced a new Express Scripts Medicare® Prescription Drug Plan (PDP) for 2018 called the Saver plan, a low-premium Part D plan that provides affordable access to nearly 3,000 commonly used medications and a preferred pharmacy network with CVS Pharmacy and the Kroger Family of Pharmacies. “When it comes to a Medicare Part D plan, there is no such thing as one size fits […]

Express Scripts to present at an upcoming conference

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Express Scripts Holding Company (Nasdaq: ESRX) (“Express Scripts“) announced today that it will present at the 2017 Wells Fargo Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, September 6, 2017at 9:05 a.m. eastern (8:05 a.m. central).  The presentation will be broadcast via the Internet and can be accessed at the Investor Relations section of Express Scripts’ website at http://www.express-scripts.com. RealPlayer or Windows Media Player is needed to listen to the broadcast and […]

Express Scripts Named a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion

Express Scripts was recognized today as a top-scoring company on the Disability Equality Index® (DEI) for having inclusive workplace, social and governance policies. The DEI is a national benchmarking tool and joint initiative of the American Association of People with Disabilities and the US Business Leadership Network®.  “Express Scripts is proud of earning a 100 percent score on the Disability Equality Index and being named one of the country’s Best Places to Work for Disability […]

Questions arise over Greitens’ executive order and the PDMP contract

ST. LOUIS – In a surprise announcement on Monday, Governor Eric Greitens detailed his plan for Missouri to take up his version of prescription drug monitoring. The announcement was made at Express Scripts in the Governor’s hometown of St. Louis. It was announced on Monday that the state would enter into a contract with Express Scripts to set up the system. On Tuesday, The Missouri Times learned that Express Scripts received a no-bid contract for […]