About the Author
Kim Diehl-Boyd serves as the Vice President of Industry Relations and Government Affairs for CoverMyMeds. Kim oversees federal and state government affairs and policy initiatives and leads a team responsible for the company’s public policy agenda as well as regulatory and industry engagement. Kim also manages CoverMyMeds’ participation in standards development at the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP) and Health Level Seven (HL7).
Her areas of focus include prior authorization, price transparency, interoperability and data exchange, specialty pharmacy services, Medicare and state prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP) models. Prior to joining CoverMyMeds in 2015, Kim worked with the NCPDP to cultivate new markets, engage industry professionals and identify initiatives impacting members and the data products offered by the organization. She has also served as head of compliance and government affairs for several pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) companies.