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Drug Cost Expense Initiatives within a Hospital Pharmacy Budget

by Becky Kalinowski, PhD

Drug costs are a constant target for cost containment initiatives within a pharmacy budget. Effective medication cost containment strategies differ between drug use in inpatient settings vs. managed care and ambulatory care settings. Here, we present some recommended guidelines to manage drug costs in hospitals and health systems where health-system pharmacies typically have responsibility for purchasing and distributing drugs. Read more

Corporate Fleet Management in Modern Day America

by Mike Pohl

In over 20 years of being involved in the review and understanding of fleet asset management, corporate fleets consisting of light and medium-duty vehicles always seem to place the heaviest emphasis on fleet cost control and administrative efficiency. Too often, fleet safety is said to be “in good shape.” Read more

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