In a recent podcast with Dr. Ge Bai of Johns Hopkins, important points are discussed relating to Amazon’s venture into the pharmacy space. Her extensive background in in public health and business make for an informative discussion. She discusses PBMs (pharmacy benefit managers) and the reasons behind Amazon needing a PBM for patients paying with cash.
“Ge Bai, PhD, CPA, is an associate professor of accounting at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School and associate professor of health policy and management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She is an expert on health care pricing, policy, and management.” Learn more here.
(Source: Relentless Health Value, 1/21/21)