Solutions to PBM Pricing Abuses Must Address Entire Drug Supply Chain
SCPC Tells HELP Committee “A comprehensive full-spectrum solution is the only real option”…Read More.
Another New Study Details Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) Pocketing Rebates as Profits — Not Passing on to Patients Through Lower Premiums
Another new study undermines Pharmacy Benefit Managers’ (PBMs) empty claims that “rebates” they negotiate with drug makers are actually passed along to consumers…Read More.
SCPC: New Study of Medicare “DIR” Fee Legislation Helps Demonstrate PBMs as Bad Actors Across Full Spectrum of Transactions
Solutions to PBM Pricing Abuses Must Address Entire Drug Supply Chain…Read More.
It’s time to eliminate the secretive Pharmacy Benefit Manager pricing practices
With federal lawmakers introducing a variety of bipartisan, bicameral legislation throughout 2017 aimed at eliminating opaque and secretive Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) pricing practices, the increasingly controversial middlemen…Read More.
Abusive, Opaque PBM Pricing Schemes Receive More Attention Over Summer Congressional Recess
As New State Laws Target Anti-Consumer PBM “Clawbacks,” ABC News Reports on Related Lawsuits…Read More.
Sector-specific LTC pharmacy data warehouse now a reality
Ensuring the provision of quality post-acute care in skilled nursing and assisted living facilities requires the need to direct and perform an increasingly complex array of medication management regimes and clinical functions…Read More.
PBMs: Raising Drug Prices for Seniors… Pocketing “Rebates” for Themselves.
LTC Pharmacy Advocacy Group Praises Sen. Alexander, HELP Committee Focus on Drug Pricing
In praising Senate Health, Education, Pension and Labor (HELP) Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Committee members for initiating a key discussion on the rising cost of prescription drugs, the Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC) today urged Congress to prioritize focus not just on the entire drug supply chain…Read More
PBMs Continue to Lose Health Policy Debate Surrounding Rising Costs, Pricing Transparency
The Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC) today said Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMS) continue to lose ground surrounding the public debate on culpability for rising drug prices, and the need for significantly more drug pricing transparency along the nation’s pharmaceutical supply chain…Read More
SCPC Praises Sen. Lamar Alexander’s Announcement on Senate Drug Pricing Hearing
The Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC) today welcomed this week’s announcement by Senate Health, Education, Pension and Labor (HELP) Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-TN) that the Committee will soon hold a hearing on a range of issues surrounding drug pricing…Read More