Preparing for the future

Access this special issue of the Vizient® Drug Price Forecast, where our leading pharmacy and clinical experts uncover the hidden costs of COVID-19 — on prescription drug spend, the development of new therapies and the future of pharmacy.

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Summary of projected price inflation

Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2021

Pharmaceutical trends impacted by the global pandemic

  • Access to essential medications and the management of drug shortages
  • Cost containment and the adoption of biosimilars
  • Delays in clinical trials and drug approvals, including gene therapies
  • Interest in plasma-derived therapies for COVID-19 patients
  • Growth in specialty pharmacy as treatment shifts to the home setting

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