Tag Archives: Diabetes

CVSHealth uses analytics to expand diabetes program, launch hypertension model

CVSHealth’s pharmacy benefit manager, CVSCaremark, is tackling the chronic conditions of diabetes and hypertension through the analytics of pharmacy, medical and lab data to identify and enroll at-risk members. About 34 percent of adults have prediabetes, and approximately 90 percent of pre-diabetics don’t know they have it. The overall goal is to help reduce the… Read More »

Type 2 diabetes: The sign in your eyes you should never ignore – are you at risk?

Type 2 diabetes is a serious lifelong condition that can greatly affect a person’s everyday life. The condition is caused by problems with a chemical in the body known as insulin. It’s often linked to being overweight or inactive, or having a family history of type 2 diabetes. Diabetes affects blood vessels in the light-sensitive… Read More »