The Basis’s network partners can be found to provide providers to beneficiaries of self-insured employers and other health care payers thinking about providing caution options that include the PSM Solutions. Diabetes costs American employers a lot more than 15 million workdays every year and accounts for more than $176 billion in healthcare spending, claims Mindy Smith, Executive Director of the APhA Basis. Our PSM Solutions are supported by years in the field, peer examined, and which can improve outcomes and decrease the total price of care. Learn more aboutPSM Solutionsand check us out at Booth #3610 at the SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition.. PRESS RELEASE LAS VEGAS, NV —This week the American Pharmacists Association Foundation will be showcasing the newly launched Patient Self-Management Solutions at the Society for Human Resource Administration Annual Conference and Exposition.The contract includes the opportunity to expand production capacity as needed significantly.. AGA, Covidien partner to improve lives of people struggling with digestive diseases The American Gastroenterological Association Institute announced today that Covidien, a leading global provider of health-care products, agreed to expand its business grant to the AGA Institute recently. This multi-year commitment will stimulate technology to advance the science and practice of gastroenterology and improve individual outcomes. AGA will distribute Covidien's generous grant – that was initiated in January 2012 – across AGA's central initiatives in research and technology. Just like the AGA, Covidien is committed to finding discoveries that improve the lives of those fighting digestive diseases, said Anil K.