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director of Pharmacy Insights at Scripta Insights

CVS Drug Trend Report shows specialty drugs accounted for 52% of pharmacy spend

CVS Drug Trend Report shows specialty drugs accounted for 52% of pharmacy spend

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Caremark has released its annual Drug Trend Report, which found that specialty medications accounted for 52% of drug spend in 2020. Specialty spending has recently increased due to several market conditions. David Steinberg,  director of Pharmacy Insights at Scripta Insights, breaks down the history of this trend and what it really