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What does PDE stand for?

PDE stands for Prescription Drug Event

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Moreover, a new study examining millions of 2010 Medicare prescription drug event data found that local pharmacies provide 90-day supplies of prescription drugs at lower overall cost than mail order pharmacies and that community pharmacists were more effective than mail order in promoting the appropriate use of lower-cost generic drugs.
And 34% of Part D plans--covering nearly half of Part D enrollees--did not submit prescription drug event data to CMS in the required time frames.
Cynthia Tucker, director of CMS' Medicare Drug Benefit Group, said the reporting requirements were changed because without prescription drug event (PDE) data, it is difficult to tell how many beneficiaries have reached the coverage gap, according to Medicare Part D Compliance News.
This combination of data and industry expertise will deliver a full array of new services to plans including: -- Medicare Part D financial and plan management audits -- Prescription Drug Event (PDE) financial reconciliation -- Fraud, Waste and Abuse oversight -- Pharmacy Benefits Management Request for Proposal (PBM RFP) evaluation and guidance -- Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) bid submission tools and data applications "The complexities of pharmacy benefits are captured by the complex pricing and management of this benefit," says Greg Rucinski, TRICAST President & CEO.