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September 13, 2017

Magellan Rx Management's Second Annual Medicaid Trend Report Highlights Opportunities for More Innovative State Specialty Drug Management
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefits management division of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), today released its second annual Medicaid Trend Report. Developed through in-depth data analysis and supported by Magellan's broad national experience managing the fee-for-service (FFS) Medicaid pharmacy programs the report provides detailed insights into the pharmacy economics that drive trend and the cost of care, uncovering real opportunities for states to get more engaged and innovative when it comes to pharmacy management, particularly in specialty. [more...]

 
August 1, 2017
Magellan Rx Management Collaborates with Health New England to Launch New Hemophilia Management Program
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management division of the company, has launched a hemophilia management program in collaboration with Health New England, a non-profit health plan serving the commercial, Medicaid and Medicare markets. [more...]
 
May 9, 2017

Magellan Health to Present at Barclays Pharmacy Benefit Management & Drug Pricing Symposium
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) announced today that Mostafa Kamal, chief executive officer of Magellan Rx Management, the company's pharmacy benefit management division, will participate in a panel at the Barclays Pharmacy Benefit Management and Drug Pricing Symposium in New York on Thursday, May 25, 2017. [more...]

 
April 21, 2017

Magellan Rx Management Earns URAC Reaccreditation in Pharmacy Benefit Management
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that Magellan Rx Management, the company's pharmacy benefit management (PBM) division, through its subsidiary Magellan Pharmacy Solutions, has earned URAC reaccreditation in Pharmacy Benefit Management for the commercial and managed care lines of business. [more...] 

 
April 3, 2017

Magellan Rx Management's Medical Pharmacy Trend Report Highlights Member and Payer Impact of High-Cost Specialty Drugs Billed on the Medical Benefit
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management (PBM) division of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today released its seventh annual Medical Pharmacy Trend Report, which continues to be a leading source for payers and other industry stakeholders to analyze high-cost injectable drugs paid under the medical benefit. [more...]

 
February 20, 2017

Magellan Health Selected as One of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN) today announced that it has been selected as one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies. The list is a ranking of the world's most respected and reputable companies, as ranked by peers in its respective industry. [more...]

 
November 21, 2016
Magellan Health to Acquire Veridicus Holdings, LLC
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Veridicus Holdings, LLC, a privately held pharmacy benefit management (PBM) organization with a unique set of clinical services and capabilities. Veridicus' differentiated approach to pharmacy management leverages proprietary analytics and clinical software that integrates pharmacy, medical and lab data to drive targeted interventions resulting in better health outcomes and lower costs for complex patient populations. [more...]
 
September 22, 2016

Magellan Rx Management's Medicaid Trend Report Highlights Strategies for States to Improve Care, Lower Costs
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management (PBM) division of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today released its Medicaid Trend Report, developed through in-depth data analysis and supported by Magellan's broad national experience managing the fee-for-service (FFS) Medicaid pharmacy programs for 25 states and Washington, D.C. The report, the first of its kind, examines clinically appropriate drug use and cost-savings opportunities for Medicaid FFS programs across the country. [more...]

 
September 7, 2016

Magellan Rx Management's 2016 Specialty Summit Sets Attendance Record; Brings Together Industry Experts to Discuss Complex Pharmacy Challenges
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management (PBM) division of Magellan Health (NASDAQ: MGLN) recently hosted its 13th annual Specialty Summit, an open forum where industry experts share progressive solutions for today's complex pharmacy challenges. The 2016 summit set attendance records with well over 500 attendees - a more than 42 percent increase over last year's conference - bringing together a targeted cross-section of those within the industry focused on the challenging and most costly area of spend. [more...]

 
August 16, 2016 

Magellan Health Collaborates with Bayer to Educate Members and Clinicians about Availability of Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) announced today that it has collaborated with Bayer to launch an education initiative designed to focus on women's health and reduce the rate of unintended pregnancies through the appropriate utilization of long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARC). Magellan Healthcare has launched an outreach campaign to improve education about and access to the full range of contraceptive methods for Magellan Complete Care of Florida members. [more...]

 
June 12, 2016
Individuals can call toll-free number to talk to trained professionals SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that in response to a mass shooting at a night club in Orlando it has set up a 24-hour toll-free hotline for individuals to access, regardless of whether or not they are Magellan members. [more...]
 
June 7, 2016

Magellan Health to Present at Barclays Select Series Pharmacy Benefit Management & Drug Pricing Symposium
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) announced today that Todd Lord, vice president of clinical strategy at Magellan Rx Management, the company's pharmacy benefit management division, will participate in two panel discussions at the Barclays Select Series Pharmacy Benefit Management and Drug Pricing Symposium in New York on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 from 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Eastern. [more...]

 
April 29, 2016
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management (PBM) division of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), today announced that its clinical site of service program has delivered a total of more than $1 million dollars in savings in the first six months for two regional health plans, while generating positive feedback from patients. [more...]
 
April 8, 2016

Magellan Rx Management Selected as a Preferred Provider for Mercer Rx Options
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management (PBM) division of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), announced today that it has been selected as a preferred provider in Mercer's Rx Options, a pharmacy collective program for plan sponsors with 50 to 1,500 employees. [more...]

 
February 17, 2016

Magellan Health Releases Sixth Annual Medical Pharmacy Trend Report
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management (PBM) division of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), today released its sixth annual Medical Pharmacy Trend Report, which includes data from 59 commercial payers representing approximately 130 million covered lives. [more...]

 
October 26, 2015

Updated Time: Magellan Health to Present at 24th Annual Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that Jonathan Rubin, chief financial officer of Magellan Health, and Mostafa Kamal, chief executive officer of Magellan Rx Management, the company's pharmacy management division, will present at the 24th annual Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference. [more...]

 
October 15, 2015

Magellan Health to Present at 24th Annual Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that Jonathan Rubin, chief financial officer of Magellan Health, and Mostafa Kamal, chief executive officer of Magellan Rx Management, the company's pharmacy management division, will present at the 24th annual Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference. [more...]

 
October 2, 2015

Magellan Health to Present at Barclays Select Series Biosimilars Symposium
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) announced today that Mostafa Kamal, chief executive officer of Magellan Rx Management, the company's pharmacy benefit management division, will participate in a panel discussion at the Barclays Select Series Biosimilars Symposium. [more...]

 
September 11, 2015

Magellan Rx Management Hosts 12th Annual Specialty Summit
Sold-out crowd discusses PCSK9 impact, Hep-C treatment, among other topics of interest across the industry SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A sold-out crowd gathered in New York City from September 1-3, 2015, where Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management division of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) recently hosted its 12th annual Specialty Summit. [more...]

 
August 28, 2015

Magellan Rx Management Offers Key Strategies to Manage PCSK9 Therapies
Payers need innovative solutions for new class of costly drugs SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following the approval of evolocumab (Repatha™; Amgen) by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) yesterday, Magellan Rx Management, the pharmacy benefit management division of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), today announced its ability to assist employers, health plans and Medicaid programs in appropriately managing the use of Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9 (PCSK9) inhibitor medications. [more...]

 
June 4, 2015

Magellan Health Announces New Business Unit Alignment and Business CEO Transitions
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN) today announced that in order to further focus and advance its two growth initiatives - Magellan Complete Care and Magellan Rx Management - the company will be organized into two primary business units going forward - Magellan Healthcare and Magellan Rx Management. [more...]

 
March 18, 2015

Magellan to Acquire 4D Pharmacy Management Systems, Inc.
Full-Service PBM Will Increase Magellan Rx Management's Scale, Provide Medicare Part D Expertise SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 4D Pharmacy Management Systems, (4D), a privately held, full-service pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) headquartered in Troy, Mich., serving managed care organizations (MCOs), employers and government-sponsored benefit programs, such as Medicare Part D plans. [more...]

 
March 16, 2015

Magellan Rx Management's Fifth Annual Medical Pharmacy Trend Report Details Trends and Challenges Facing Payors
The only comprehensive source for current medical benefit drug management approaches and data benchmarking SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, a division of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), today released its fifth annual Medical Pharmacy Trend Report, the only industry benchmark of its kind to analyze high cost injectable drugs paid under the medical benefit. [more...]

 
September 29, 2014

Magellan Health's Pharmacy Business Obtains URAC Accreditation
Accreditation demonstrates commitment to quality healthcare SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced its pharmacy business, Magellan Rx Management, has obtained accreditations in Health Utilization Management, version 7.0, and Specialty Pharmacy, version 2.0, from URAC. [more...]

 
August 21, 2014

Magellan Rx Management to Host 11th Annual Specialty Summit in New York City
AVON, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, part of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), will host its 11th annual Specialty Summit, from September 10 through September 12 in New York City. The summit will bring together national thought leaders for insightful discussions regarding the specialty drug landscape and will cover key issues and emerging trends in major therapeutic categories. [more...]

 
May 7, 2014

Magellan Rx Management's Fourth Annual Medical Pharmacy Trend Report Reveals Opportunities for Payors to Better Manage Care, Reduce Costs
Magellan's report is the only benchmark of its kind for drugs paid under the Medical Benefit AVON, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, a division of Magellan Health Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), today released its fourth annual Medical Pharmacy Trend Report, the only industry benchmark of its kind to analyze high cost injectable drugs paid under the medical benefit, including those drugs used to treat complex conditions such as cancer, rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis. [more...] 

 
March 20, 2014

Magellan Rx Management Launches Audit Tool to Help Determine PBM Effectiveness
Offered Complimentary for a Limited Time AVON, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Rx Management, a division of Magellan Health Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), today announced the launch of MRxAudit, a comprehensive tool to help determine the effectiveness of pharmacy benefit management services. [more...]

 
January 13, 2014

Magellan Health Services Announces Reorganized, Rebranded Pharmacy Organization, Magellan Rx Management
Integrated pharmacy organization balances quality care with effective cost management AVON, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Magellan Health Services (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced its reorganized and rebranded pharmacy organization, Magellan Rx Management. [more...]