Medco proposes lawsuit settlement

Elswick, Jill
September 2003
Employee Benefit News;9/15/2003, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p1
Reports on the decision of a federal judge in the U.S. to approve a settlement in a class-action case against pharmacy benefit manager Medco Health Solutions Inc. Clients who are eligible to participate in the settlement; Accusations against Medco; Prescription drug benefits handled by Medco.


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