The Future of Managed Care and PAH?


In this AJMCtv video from the American Journal of Managed Care, Dr. Derek Van Amerongen, vice president of Humana Ohio, explains the role of managed care companies in regard to chronic rare diseases such as pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).

Find out about 10 common symptoms of pulmonary hypertension here.

Amerongen acknowledges that managed care needs to maximize treatment and “improve and expand access to therapies.” He also talks about the importance of PAH clinical trials and how managed care could support trials and patients who need them most.

Read the most frequently asked questions about clinical trials — and get the answers here.

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