PHARMACEUTICAL CARE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION: Independent Drugstore Lobby Agenda Raises Government Costs, Increases Deficit

As the independent drugstore lobby descends on Capitol Hill this week to push for costly new government health mandates, the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) continues to highlight how pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) reduce prescription drug costs and improve benefits for consumers, employers, unions, and public programs. Read More »

GUEST VIEW: The healthcare industry is sick: But can it afford to get better?

"Drug manufacturers, wholesalers, pharmacies, and insurance companies are just some of the entities that should be involved in finding a true market solution" to drug pricing," writes Dr. Kathleen Iacocca, professor at Villanova University School of Business. "The industry has to change itself to avoid Washington interference and all of those impacted need to be equally involved." Read More »