TITLE

PBM pricing faces litigation

AUTHOR(S)
Gunsauley, Craig
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;04/15/99, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses differential pricing, a pharmacy benefit management (PBM) practice that allegedly violates federal and state regulations if not fully disclosed to plan sponsors or participants. Information on the lawsuit filed by retired employees of U.S. Steel against their employer; Awareness of the U.S. Steel employers of the differential pricing; Information on the lawsuit filed by the City of Toledo, Ohio challenging the business practices of its PBM.
ACCESSION #
1742448

 

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