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24Feb

Harvard Pilgrim signs pharmaceutical contract with Eli Lilly & Company for Forteo

Wellesley, MA – Harvard Pilgrim Health Care has signed a value-based contract with Eli Lilly & Company for its osteoporosis drug, Forteo, which will measure patients’ adherence to the drug. The contract was developed to address the challenge of ensuring that patients keep taking the medication as prescribed by their physician. 

24Feb

Harvard Pilgrim signs pharmaceutical contract with Amgen for Enbrel

Wellesley, MA – Harvard Pilgrim Health Care has signed an innovative outcomes contract based on therapy effectiveness with Amgen for its rheumatoid arthritis drug, Enbrel. This contract represents another move by Harvard Pilgrim to reimburse based on value to the patient, and not solely on volume of medicine sold. 

17Feb

DGC Rises to 14th Largest Accounting Firm in MA

DiCicco, Gulman & Company LLP (DGC), a CPA and business consulting firm announced that it has risen to the position of 14th largest accounting firm on the Boston Business Journal’s list of The Largest Accounting Firms in Massachusetts. This is up from 15th last year. When considering the non-national firms on the list, DGC ranks 5th largest.