Creating a better future with Highmark
Your established strategic partner for over 25 years
We have partnered together to make health care better for Highmark clients and members.
Approximate benefit attributes that Highmark controls directly via the Automated Group Load. Allows systematic creation of / requests for / changes to benefit designs. Zero restrictions on the number of unique benefit designs allowed.
Approximate Highmark custom projects/initiatives supported each year. 100% under budget (projected cost communicated to Highmark) since 2017. Supported by two unique roles created specifically for Highmark (Business Systems Implementation Manager and Senior Account Manager of Project Alignment).
A Special Message for Highmark
Committed to continued growth for Highmark
With Highmark, Express Scripts' Market Development support has evolved at a challenging and strategic pace to be the success it is today. Over the years, our priority has been growth strategies to help to solve the key areas standing in the way of your organization’s growth. Market Development partnered with Highmark on: the first strategic pricing workshop in 2018, the first broker and pricing workshop in 2019, as well as, finalist presentation collaborative evaluation to ensure consistency and efficacy in the current market. Our alignment to Highmark growth is apparent in key wins such as Allegheny County Schools Health Insurance Consortium (ACSHIC). We are adding traction with team support, additional training modules, and competitive intel to help ensure you win new business now, and years to come.
Highmark & Express Scripts: a winning partnership
I love the trust we have together and how you challenge us in a collaborative way. Highmark is always at the top in terms of best practices – this has helped us both grow and advance. We couldn’t be more grateful for the partnership we have forged with you!
Unmatched expertise to support your Medicare population
For Highmark Senior Markets, Express Scripts offers industry-leading regulated markets expertise and compliance support to help you compete and win. Our heavy investment in regulated markets backed, by a staff of dedicated experts specialized in these markets, provides an extra layer of support for you and your account team to stay compliant and cost-competitive in these highly complex markets. The regulated markets team has industry-leading insight and the ability to influence the Medicare benefit via our business relationships with health plan industry associations, the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP), Express Scripts’ trade associations, and other relevant groups.
in approximate Direct and Indirect Remuneration (DIR) from tailored regional network support in 2019, and trending towards $40M for 2020 based on Q1, 2020.
percent prescription drug event (PDE) acceptance rate; above 2019 industry average of 99.94 percent.
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I am so proud of the accomplishments our two companies have achieved together over a relationship that spans over 25 years, and am excited to think about what’s next for us, as we continue to drive innovation in health care with flexibility and dedication. We have established a strong foundation, and it is my sincere hope that we can continue to build upon that.
A Message for Highmark from Dave Queller