Alabama Public Education Employees' Health Insurance Plan

Guiding and shaping young minds is one of the most important jobs there is. And providing the best health care possible for those who serve, or have served in our schools is one of our most important jobs. With our deep understanding and commitment to publicly-funded and educational plans, we're ready to take on your toughest health care challenges and help you prepare for tomorrow's opportunities.

Meet the team

Our team looks forward to getting to know you and exploring opportunities to improve affordability and care for your plan and your members.
Roger Holland
Roger Holland | Vice President, Sales, Public Sector
Roger joined Express Scripts in 1990 and has more than 35 years experience in the healthcare industry.

Prior to coming aboard, he began his career in healthcare at Transamerica Life Companies, then moved into the fledgling PBM industry with PCS Health Systems.

Although public sector has always been a focus, for the past 18 years Roger has had responsibility exclusively for public sector sales.
Michael Donnelly
Michael Donnelly | Vice President and General Manager, Public Sector Account Management
Michael joined Express Scripts in 2009 as a Vice President in the Technology area and has been the leader of the Public Sector division since 2015. In his role, Michael oversees the account management, market development, and operational performance for the division. He also manages strategic initiatives and contract management for Public Sector clients and prospects.
Before joining Express Scripts Michael was with Accenture for 14 years, ultimately becoming partner. During his time at Accenture, he was a member of the Financial Services integration consulting practice.

A successful partnership starts with a seamless implementation

Our mission of driving the health care industry forward is grounded in our commitment to your members – and our proven care continuity and communications strategies allow us to deliver seamless transitions for the majority of your population, with many members barely registering any change at all.
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performance guarantees met across all lines of business
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client implementation satisfaction rate
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clients implemented each year on average

Success by design

Well-managed plans don’t just happen. They rely on key strategies and solutions that work in tandem to drive down costs and deliver better clinical value. We would love to partner with your team to customize strategies across key areas to managing your pharmacy benefit, enabling you to lower plan and member spend while providing consistent, dedicated care for their members.
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Formulary management
Our experts can help create a custom formulary for your plan to drive utilization to the lowest net cost medications, network, and clinical management.
Utilization management
Consisting of prior authorization, step therapy and drug quantity management, utilization management is essential to guiding patients to safer, more effective drug choices, using clinically based criteria.
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Network management
Express Scripts offers a variety of network solutions based on your plan's specific needs and goals.

Serving and providing for retirees

As the number one Employer Group Waiver Plan (EGWP) partner in the industry, we serve 1.7 million retirees and dependents –nearly 40% of the EGWP market. We support both self-insured and fully insured EGWP arrangements, ranging from tailored small group solutions to national corporations, states and labor unions.
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drug trend across our EGWPs in 2019
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unique Medicare Part D benefit designs built with over 99% accuracy
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PDE acceptance rate to maximize EGWP subsidies

Explore the latest insights and resources

We are committed to helping you navigate changes in the dynamic health care industry.
Health Care in Focus
Health Care in Focus
The past year challenged our health care system like no other. But we're always looking forward, identifying ways to redefine what health care can and should be.
Drug Trend
Drug Trend Report
In spite of the unique pressures presented in 2020, we helped one third of commercial plans experience a decrease in drug spending.
Employer guide
A guide to investing in better health benefits
COVID-19 has accelerated the gaps in our fragmented health care system. To help employers, we partnered with Quartz to create a guide on offering personalized and data-driven solutions to members.
Bloomberg video
A solution for life-threatening medical errors
Medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the U.S., but connecting health care to give physicians a 180-degree view of the patient can prevent many of these mistakes.
Bloomberg infographic
Health care needs a makeover
From reducing cost and complexity to increasing quality, connected care offers tremendous potential for the U.S. health care system. We partnered with Bloomberg to illustrate the possibilities connecting health care creates.
COVID Vaccine Series
COVID-19 vaccine video series
Join John Wigneswaran, MD, Vice President and General Manager as we make sense of clinical issues affecting businesses, starting with rapidly evolving news surrounding COVID-19 vaccines.

Aligned with Alabama PEEHIP, we'll deliver world-class health services with a singular focus: To make health care more affordable, predictable and simple

We build on our leading, differentiated position to lower the total cost of care
We take surprise out of the system and help people make informed health care choices
We make it easier for the people we serve to get the care they need
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