Dr. Pavel Lavitas is responsible for implementing and overseeing a hepatitis C medication monitoring program for one of our clients, to promote medication adherence while assuring cost-effective use. He also provides formulary recommendations, reviews prior authorization requests, and develops and oversees medication therapy management programs for clients.
A frequent presenter on hepatitis C medication management at pharmacy conferences, Dr. Lavitas' presentation “Overview of a Hepatitis C Medication Monitoring Program in a state Medicaid program” was named the Platinum Medal Award Winning Abstract at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy’s Nexus Conference in 2014.
Dr. Lavitas received his doctorate from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences—Boston (now MCPHS University). He also is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the University’s Worcester campus.