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Dr. Tony Farah, Highmark Health executive vice president, chief medical and clinical transformation officer.
Clinical Transformation: Meet Dr. Tony Farah By Don Bertschman
June 3 2019

The leader of Highmark Health’s Clinical Transformation Office oversees a revolution in patient-centered, value-based care.

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Prescription Drug Formularies: Demystifying “the List” By Jasmine Davis
April 11 2017

Not sure if your prescription medication is covered by your plan or how much it will cost? The answers are in your formulary.

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On the Case: Fighting Health Care Fraud, Waste and Abuse By Kurt Spear
December 2 2016

Health care fraud, waste and abuse burns all of us by raising the overall costs of health care. Here’s how we can fight it.

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Our Nation’s Health Care System: A Conversation With Walid Gellad By Don Bertschman
November 25 2015

“The good guys and bad guys are the same guys,” says Dr. Walid Gellad in a Health Care Forum interview on prescription drugs.

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Health Care Forum Series: Health Care Consumerism By Amanda Changuris
November 3 2015

Four subject matter experts discuss how consumers can make savvy health care choices.

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Know Your Heath Plan Networks: The Basics By Don Bertschman
October 29 2015

To manage your health care costs, understand the “networks” that go with your health plan. Our experts explain the basics.

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Health Care Forum Series: What Is Health Care Consumerism? By Sharon Tomasic
October 27 2015

What choices and control do you have over the health care you receive? Find out at the Nov. 2 Health Care Forum Series.

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Find your Member site address on the back of your member ID card — or, if your card isn’t handy, use the plan link on this list.

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