PBM solutions save consumers and health plans an average of $941 (per person, per year)

Pharmacy benefit manager solutions save consumers and health plans an average of $941 (per person per year)

PBMs are saving consumers and the employers, unions, and public programs offering drug coverage an average of $941 (per person per year).

 

In fact, for every $1 spent on their services, PBMs reduce costs by $6.

Prescription Drug Facts

On average, each American fills more than 12 prescriptions per year.

On average, the overall health system is currently paying approximately $1,200 per person per year.

Annual PBM Savings Per Person by Payer Type

This chart shows the annual savings pharmacy benefit manager solutions by plan type:  commercial/private insurance, Medicare part D and Medicaid (using 2017 numbers).

How PBMs Save $941 Per Patient Per Year

This chart shows what solutions realize the greatest amount of dollar savings (2017).