PBM experts ponder accreditation programs

Bridgeford, Lydell C.
August 2006
Employee Benefit News;Aug2006, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p14
Discusses the proposal to develop accreditation standards for the use of pharmacy benefit managers (PBM) in providing pharmaceutical services to employees. Significance of PBM accreditation standards to employers; Actions taken by the Utilization Review Accreditation Committee in response to the trend in the use of PBM; Views of Dana Felthouse, president of Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute, on developing an accreditation program for PBM.


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