Economics of Healthcare

As a supervisor for the hospital pharmacy that uses anintegrated delivery system (IDS), you are responsible forcommunicating with physicians about various topics such as policychanges, availability, and regulatory issues. You have beeninformed that a particular medication will be impacted bythird-party payer reimbursement schemes. You will need to write amemorandum to prescribing physicians discussing the unavailabilityof certain pharmaceuticalitems because of third-party payer reimbursementschemes.