Man considers opioids

Six Things to Consider Before Prescribing an Opioid

The following is an excerpt from an article appearing in the American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC) More than 46 Americans die from prescription opioid overdoses every day, while the number of deaths…

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Helping children cope after a traumatic event

Traumatic events, such as a sudden death, natural disaster, motor vehicle accident, or terrorist attack can leave children and teens feeling stressed, frightened, and helpless. Whether they personally witness the…

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Magellan in the News

Clinical Strategies for Star Ratings – Staying Ahead of a Moving Target

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Star Rating program is designed to measure and improve the overall performance and quality of care health plans provide to Medicare beneficiaries. …

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You’ve prescribed an opioid: Now what? 5 key strategies to prevent addiction

You’ve prescribed an opioid: Now what? 5 key strategies to prevent addiction

This article first appeared on KevinMD.com. You can read it here. After being prescribed opioids for just one day, individuals can face significant challenges with addiction, with six percent continuing…

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Magellan Open Vision Exchange

MOVE 2018 Uncovers Big Data … with a Personal Touch

More than 70 healthcare thought leaders, providers, and other innovators gathered in Florida in late January to explore the profound impact that new disruptors are having on healthcare delivery models,…

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Magellan in the News

The future of work is not what it used to be (and it is already here)

Note: This article originally appeared on LinkedIn, you can read it there by clicking here. You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today – Abraham Lincoln On…

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