CLEVELAND (May 22, 2018) – ExactCare® is pleased to congratulate Buckeye Health Plan for recently earning the Pinnacle Award from the Ohio Association of Health Plans (OAHP) Pinnacle Award, which recognizes health plans for innovation and best practices. Buckeye earned the award for the BuckeyeRxPlus medication management program, which is supported by ExactCare.
“We are thrilled to congratulate Buckeye on achieving this outstanding award and well-deserved success,” said Dale Wollschleger, RPh, President & CEO, ExactCare. “We are proud to work alongside Buckeye to provide enhanced care to their members and serve as the ‘backbone’ medication management and pharmacy solution for the BuckeyeRxPlus program.”
The BuckeyeRxPlus program provides comprehensive medication management to members taking more than 10 daily medications and/or those with high-cost chronic conditions. The program has been shown to drive notable improvements in outcomes for both members and the plan—improving medication adherence, reducing overall medical costs and improving health outcomes
An analysis conducted by Buckeye of 442 members in the program and enrolled on service with ExactCare revealed the following:
- Members on service with ExactCare achieved nearly 100% adherence through the program.
- Medical outcomes improved through decreased inpatient stays and emergency department visits.
- Cost savings reached approximately $500 per member per month for those on service with ExactCare.
ExactCare provides solutions to help health plans enhance care for medically complex, chronic and high-risk patients. ExactCare programs address medication-related and chronic care challenges, enabling patients to overcome the challenges of polypharmacy while enabling health care organizations to achieve better clinical and economic outcomes.