If you forget to take a pill at the right time it is a fairly common attitude. In the case of cancer patients, the picture is a bit more serious, since many of them fail to ingest the medication because of side effects, limited mobility and even by depression. Thinking about it, the Care Plus, health operator with a strong presence in the premium segment, relies on the 4BIO Drugs Special services to carry out the management of certain associates who perform home cancer treatment.
The health provider, together with 4BIO, 39 currently serving people in this situation. It is up to 4BIO through the 4BIO Care, part of the complete patient follow-up, ensuring control of the proper use of their medications, from the time of delivery through answering questions and guidance on medication via phone.
“Our beneficiaries have always shown very pleased, especially with the respect of deadlines in the delivery of medications,” the Sinister director of Care Plus Medical, Ricardo Salem.
The 4BIO is centrally specialized relationship, composed of professionals who are available to the patient. The monitored data is analyzed and transformed into management reports, complications alerts, sinister monitoring and use of the products, the list of exempted medicines and epidemiological profile. This information is sent monthly to the Care Plus and make it possible to decrease the risks of hospitalization and increasing healing chances. In addition to improving management of the beneficiaries, there are cost savings to the health of the operator in long run.
“The drugs are usually expensive. We manage in order to understand the patient’s needs and prevent health insurance companies have unnecessary expenses with the purchase of products that are not being used, “says the president of 4BIO, André Kina.
The 4BIO is a company that sells special drugs – expensive and mostly developed by biotechnology – and offers of Home Care services. An increase of 99.4% over the past two years, has expanded the services designed to meet with security and logistics to reach anywhere in the country. For the fifth consecutive year, 4BIO is among the fastest growing SMEs in Brazil, according to Exame PME magazine’s ranking, the first placed the pharmaceutical area, in 2014.
Founded in 2005 and headquartered in São Paulo (SP), with branches in Campinas (SP) and Palmas (Tocantins), the company has specialized team in serving health plans, hospitals, clinics, self-management, PBM (PharmacyBenefit Manager), medical and patients. Its structure includes cooling systems, handling, distribution and transport that meets the standards of ANVISA and international standards. The 4BIO operates in the Angiology, infertility, gastroenterology, gynecology, hepatology, infectious diseases, oncology, nephrology, endocrinology, ophthalmology, rheumatology, urology and pediatrics.
About Care Plus
The Care Plus is a health service provider with a strong presence in the premium segment with more than 20 years in the market. It offers different health plans to more than 400 companies in various segments and 88,000 beneficiaries who have at their disposal the most exclusive and modern services available in the market; It is recognized by various and unique advantages, such as the Health Management Program, which works in preventing serious disease preventing complications. Everything is done through a differentiated and individualized monitoring carried out by a multidisciplinary team focused on improving the health and quality of life.