Payer-Pharma Perspectives on Outcomes-based Contracting

The adoption of outcomes based agreements (OBA) is growing given the urge among payers to reduce their exposure to risks of uncertain clinical value and budgetary impact, and the demand for drug manufacturers to demonstrate real world value to justify new, high-priced therapies and guarantee access to existing products exposed to increasing rebate levels. Prior to discussing practical considerations for the OBA implementation in this white paper, we’ve included the voices and rationales of two seasoned OBA pioneers and let you be party to their personal reflections.

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The Shifting Landscape for Outcomes-Based Contracting

As health systems are driven to accept increasing accountability, payers and providers are looking for the biopharmaceutical industry to share the risks around performance of their products. Outcomes-based agreements (OBA) can be seen as the next chapter of the pay-for-value trend wherein the reimbursement for the pharmaceutical product is tied to the measurable ‘real world’ value it provides in terms of predefined outcomes.

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Certara’s Best of the Blog 2019

A selection of short essays from our blog, written to empower our clients with modeling and simulation (M&S), regulatory science, and real-world value assessment solutions to help them solve the toughest drug development problems. In the Best of the Blog, Certara’s scientists and regulatory experts share their learnings, technological advances, and thought leadership.

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The Expanding Role of Natural History Studies in Drug Development

Sumeet Bakshi & Artak Khachatryan

Natural history studies follow a group of people over time who have or are at risk of developing a specific disease. This type of study is an important tool in modern drug development and in assessing new health technologies by payers. This is especially true for rare diseases or diseases with high, unmet medical need […]

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Topics: Evidence and Market Access