Author Archives : Healthcore Admin


Anthem Health Plans Play Major Role in Trial to Determine Best Aspirin Dose to Prevent Heart Attacks and Strokes

Trial funded by Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute aims to compare the benefits and risks for two commonly used doses of   Read More

Collaboration for Innovation

Collaboration is key to innovation in health care. By fusing together disparate resources and diverse skillsets and perspectives, we can   Read More

Anthem, HealthCore and Wharton launch collaboration to study and pilot new health care ideas

Research will focus on improving health care quality, affordability and accessibility INDIANAPOLIS/PHILADELPHIA—Oct. 23, 2017—Anthem, Inc. and the Wharton School of   Read More

Ambitions of the World’s Largest Pragmatic Clinical Trial in COPD

Pragmatic clinical trials (PCTs) promise to address much of healthcare’s urgent need for real-world evidence to inform and improve decision-making   Read More

HealthCore acquisition of NERI strengthens pre-approval and special populations research

WILMINGTON, Del. & WATERTOWN, Mass. —September 12, 2017—HealthCore, Inc., the outcomes research subsidiary of Anthem, Inc., today announced that it   Read More

Certain Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Less Likely to Suffer Heart Failure While Taking New Class of Antidiabetic Drug

HealthCore study is the first to report a direct comparison of two new medication classes on risk of heart failure   Read More

Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Study Shows Progress in Reducing the Number of Antibiotic Prescriptions Filled

Nine percent decline in antibiotic prescriptions filled over a seven-year period; steepest drop is among children CHICAGO – The rate   Read More

PPD and HealthCore Build on Existing Collaboration to Include PPD’s Evidera Business Unit, Expanding Real-World Research Capabilities

August 25, 2017 – PPD and HealthCore are building upon their existing collaboration to include Evidera, PPD’s peri- and post-approval business   Read More

Offering a Price Transparency Tool Did Not Reduce Overall Spending Among California Public Employees and Retirees

Offering a Price Transparency Tool Did Not Reduce Overall Spending Among California Public Employees and Retirees   Read More

Demographics, Treatment Patterns, and Healthcare Utilization and Cost of Repository Corticotropin Injection in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus or Rheumatoid Arthritis

Demographics, Treatment Patterns, and Healthcare Utilization and Cost of Repository Corticotropin Injection in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus or Rheumatoid   Read More