GSC Health Study 2015 Drug Wars: The Payor Awakens

May 4, 2016

Last year GSC made the great leap from drug study to health study. And we found all sorts of interesting things in our data. Remember? Headlines of babies getting chiropractic services (babies?) and thousands of teenagers dipping into their parents’ benefits plans to access a li’l massage (puh-leeze…Instagram is exhausting!).

Well, this year’s headlines have us careening back into the drug world we’re so famous for…

It was a study period that displayed unprecedented year-over-year increases in prescription drug spend—our industry was hit financially, and downstream, clients were too. Here’s the story behind exactly what happened…