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More ACO-level policies which facilitate practices to enhance medication use are needed. (Photo: iStock)

While accountable care organizations are finding ways to optimize the use of medications to improve patient experience and lower costs, more can be done, according to the study, “Optimization of Medication Use at Accountable Care Organizations,” by researchers at Leavitt Partners and the National Pharmaceutical Council, published this month in the Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy.

Katie Kuehner-Hebert

Katie Kuehner-Hebert is a freelance writer based in Running Springs, Calif. She has more than three decades of journalism experience, with particular expertise in employee benefits and other human resource topics.

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