Larry Jutte of Direct Scripts gathered local donations from Auld Technologies, LLC and delivered the much needed PPE (gloves and Tyvek gowns) to Elmwood Assisted Living in New Bremen, OH. Kim Prueter, On-site Director, accepted them for the staff.
Pharmacy-benefit managers find ways to boost their bottom line at the expense of employers and patients I’ve studied the drug supply chain for years. Like many economists, I saw pharmacy-benefit managers (PBMs) as valuable actors in restraining drug prices, particularly when they went to bat for employer-based health plans. I’ve had a change of heart. [...]
The AMA is strongly opposed to the pending merger between CVS Health and Aetna, citing the potential for anticompetitive pharmacy benefit management practices. August 08, 2018 - The American Medical Association is urging the Department of Justice to squash the proposed merger between CVS Health and Aetna. The combined entity would drastically reduce competition in many [...]