AscellaHealth Supports Migraine and Headache Awareness Month, Offers High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Improves Outcomes, Lowers Costs

June is time to raise awareness and spread the message about benefits of specialty drugs, such as Botox, to relieve neurological pain

BERWYN, Pa.--()--In recognition of June as Migraine and Headache Awareness Month, AscellaHealth a specialty-focused pharmaceutical management company serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments, supports individuals living with headache and migraine pain. To help overcome the complexity involved in managing migraine and headache pain, AscellaHealth’s Clinical and Educational Programs educate members on their prescribed therapy beginning day one, assisting with high deductible/co-insurance costs by utilizing financial assistance programs and partnering with physicians and pharmacist throughout the member’s course of treatment.

“AscellaHealth offers a high-touch model that includes clinical interventions, adherence counseling, psychosocial assessment, integrated nursing staff, refill reminders and delivery coordination as part of our innovative specialty pharmacy plan,” says Dea Belazi, president and CEO, AscellaHealth. “Migraine is an extraordinarily prevalent neurological disease, affecting 39 million in the United States. AscellaHealth partners with health plans, employer groups and unions to improve outcomes and care coordination for members who live with chronic pain, including headache and migraine.”

Botox, the only FDA-approved drug for chronic migraines, is covered by most plans, including Medicare and Medicaid. As part of a Botox management program, AscellaHealth offers formulary management services/rebates, competitive pricing and innovative discounting, drug utilization review, case management services/therapy management, clinical review/prior authorization, pharmacy and therapeutic management committee, flexible claims adjudication system, drug information and news reporting.

“We also provide discounted pricing as part of the substantial benefits we deliver to clients and their members,” Belazi adds. “This June we urge all Americans to spread the word, advocate for patients and promote mentorship and research efforts. AscellaHealth remains committed to playing a key role in helping those with neurological pain by creating custom benefit designs that maximize benefit plans and reduce costs.”

About AscellaHealth

AscellaHealth, a national PBM serving commercial, Medicare and Medicaid segments offers high quality prescription drug management services along with other customizable services, such as carved-out specialty pharmacy services and cost-savings discount programs through its unique and proprietary service that extends discounts on prescription medications to customers more than any other PBM in the industry. Visit www.ascellahealth.com.

Contacts

Media:
Nicole Dufour
CPR Communications
ndufour@cpronline.com
201.641.1911 x 54

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AscellaHealth Supports Migraine and Headache Awareness Month, Offers High-Touch Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Improves Outcomes, Lowers Costs

Contacts

Media:
Nicole Dufour
CPR Communications
ndufour@cpronline.com
201.641.1911 x 54