The next most important issues are creating greater transparency in generic prescription drug reimbursements and the inclusion of an any willing pharmacy provision for Medicare Part D plans.
The retail pharmacy world currently awaits legislative action that can help retain access to chronic pain treatments for patients that need it, while curbing the potential for abuse by those that do not.
Alex Azar, who served as president of Eli Lilly from 2012 to January 2017, was confirmed by the Senate with a 55-43 vote.
Kroger’s new head of government relations and regulatory affairs will be based in Washington, D.C.
Researchers noted that the SNAP-related reduction of adherence lapses related to cost was even more pronounced among older recipients who were food insecure.
Cough-Cold and Flu
This year’s flu incidence continues its upward trek with the latest CDC report released Friday tallying flu incidence nationwide at 6.3%.