Danielle Bedard, President, Managed Markets Communications, shared her thoughts in this sponsored article with STAT on what the CVS-Aetna and Cigna-Express Scripts mergers mean for the biopharma industry.

In the article, Danielle says "we don’t anticipate headlines about biopharma companies acquiring retail drug chains or hospital systems. But manufacturers will soon feel pressure to re-examine their core competencies in light of an industry-wide shift toward vertical integration in a franchised, heavily automated, and data-centric healthcare ecosystem."

This content is repurposed from STAT.