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Heroin Addiction and Treatment Options

Read an in-depth exploration into heroin addiction and the availability of abstinence-only versus medication-assisted treatment options. While medication-assisted treatment options, such as Suboxone treatment, are available in some states, others have abstinence-only programs in which any medication, including Suboxone and Methadone, are not allowed as
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ICD-10 Transition is 6 Months Away. Are You Ready?

With the clock ticking, Cordant Health Solutions™ has an ongoing commitment to our partners to keep you informed on the latest news and resources to help with this long-awaited transition. The following is a list of links to free resources and educational materials to help
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Medication Spending Increased 13.1% in 2014

In 2014, the average health insurance member spent $668.75 per year for traditional drugs and $311.11 for specialty drugs.  Traditional drug expenditures only increased by 6.4% since 2013.  However, specialty drug expenditures increased by a whopping 30.9%.  Increased drug prices in general were a key
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Powdered Alcohol Legalized in the United States

The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau announced last week that powdered alcohol, which can be dissolved in water to make popular alcoholic beverages, has been legalized in the United States. In 2014, the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau banned Palcohol, the powdered
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