• 07 May 2015

    The “New Normal” of Payer Contracting

    Jacquelyn Cafasso, Senior Analyst, Zitter Health Insights

    An analysis of 26 product approvals from 2011 through early 2015 across 11 distinct therapeutic areas, including 8 specialty and 3 non-specialty categories, indicates that contracting discussions with payers are happening earlier than in past years. In fact, first mentions of contracting negotiations in 2014 and 2015 have been captured in Zitter Health Insights’ ongoing […]

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  • 05 May 2015

    Sublingual Immunotherapy Provides Alternative Treatment Option for Sufferers of Hay Fever Blues

    Noah Hoh, Analyst, Prior Authorization Tracking Tool, Zitter Health Insights

    The arrival of spring is a welcome and long-overdue relief for those of us that have grown weary of Old Man Winter, but for many people, warmer days mean the start of a whole new season of suffering. Sneezing, itchy/watery eyes, and a runny or stuffy nose are the hallmark symptoms of allergenic rhinitis, colloquially […]

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  • 11 Nov 2014

    Patients’ Feelings upon Receiving a New Script Are Related to Whether the Doctor Included Their Opinion about Treatment Options

    Jason Katz, Senior Analyst, Consumer Connect, Zitter Health Insights

    Consumer Connect, Zitter Health Insight’s newest subscription data service, recently collected some insightful data on patients in the Diabetes space and their feelings when they visit the doctor. The data team collected feedback from diabetes patients that had just gone to visit their physician and asked questions to bridge their experience and perception of the […]

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  • 28 Oct 2014

    Some HCV Patients Get More Time with Their Doctor than Others

    Jason Katz, Senior Analyst, Consumer Connect, Zitter Health Insights

    Hepatitis C is an exciting space with several new market entrants that hold the promise of curing individuals of the disease. Through a point-in-time consumer market research study, Consumer Connect, Zitter Health Insights has gained unique insight into the behavioral patterns of Hepatitis C patients being treating for their condition. The research team at Zitter […]

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  • 03 Sep 2014

    Zitter Health Insights Introduces Consumer Connect: Understanding the “whys” behind patient behavior

    Pamela Morris, Director, Syndicated Research, Zitter Health Insights

    Zitter Health Insights’ newest subscription product, Consumer Connect, generates actionable insights into what influences consumer behavior at key healthcare moments and experiences along the patient journey. By understanding what a patient is thinking at the moment he or she visits the doctor, receives a medication for the first time, or researches his or her condition […]

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