Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) didn’t hedge its bets that online retail giant Amazon will enter the prescription drug delivery market. On October 10, the leading pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) acquired South Carolina-based eviCore healthcare from its current investors, including General Atlantic, TA Associates, and Ridgemont Equity Partners, for $3.6 billion.
Drug companies and managed care organizations are working to keep prices from rising precipitously. Then there’s Pfizer.
Bracket, a clinical trial technology provider, has changed hands several times in recent years.