Clostridium difficile

From the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), understanding the impact of Clostridium difficile-caused diarrhea, how to identify those most at risk, how to handle an…

Candida auris

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is disseminating information on a newly recognized fungus, Candida auris, that can spread in healthcare facilities.  Though…

2019 Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule

Recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (www.cdc.gov/vaccines/acip) and approved by the Centers for DiseaseControl and Prevention (www.cdc.gov), American College of Physicians(www.acponline.org), American Academy…

Case Study: Bill Review & Audit

Challenge: Our SNF partner lacked an efficient way to monitor pharmacy adherence to contract and plan limitations in real time. An existing client of Empirian…

Case Study: Rebate Impact

Challenge: Facility‚Äôs drug cost per patient per day exceeded budget by approximately 11%. Empirian was asked to provide a solution to help manage rapidly increasing…

The Empirian Leverage

It is estimated that 30% of medication prescriptions are never filled and approximately 50% of medications for chronic disease are not taken as prescribed. Recent…