Saudi Electronic University Managed Care Use of Pharmaceuticals Paper

Managed care does exist in Saudi Arabia, but is not as prevalent as in other countries. Review Alomi, Y. A., Alghamdi, S. J., & Alattyh, R. A. (2017). Saudi Managed Care Pharmacy (SMCP): New initiative system of MOH prescriptions dispensed through community pharmacies. Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Community Medicine, 3(3), 145-53. Retrieved from http://www.jppcm.org/sites/default/files/10.5530jp...

Submit a paper analyzing the managed care use of pharmaceuticals in Saudi Arabia. Be sure to include the following items:

  • The goals of the program;
  • Benefits & disadvantages of managed care pharmacy;
  • How this program compares to other managed care programs;
  • Impact of managed healthcare pharmacy on patients, physicians, pharmacists and facilities; and
  • Improvements that are needed for this program to accomplish its goals.