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Protecting the pharmacies we trust: It’s time to hold pharmacy benefits managers accountable

August 1, 2019 By Greg Drew   I write as president of a cooperative company comprised of independent community pharmacies, typical of the community pharmacies throughout our commonwealth. For more…

West Virginia Medicaid saves $54.4 million with Prescription Drug Carve-out

West Virginia Medicaid saves $54.4 million with Prescription Drug Carve-out

Congratulations to our independent West Virginia pharmacies on showing your value, saving the state money and keeping money local and in the hands of the people who earn it.

Drug Middlemen Got Big Markup in New York

Drug Middlemen Got Big Markup in New York

Pharmacy-benefit managers are taking increasingly large markups on generic drugs in New York, according to an analysis of Medicaid prescriptions at independent pharmacies in the state.

CVS paid itself far more than some major competitors

CVS paid itself far more than some major competitors

CVS used its role as a pharmacy middleman for the Ohio Medicaid program to pay some of its biggest retail competitors far less than it pays its own stores, according to a section in a state report that CVS is fighting in court to keep secret.

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