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  • Jul 07, 2017
    IPC has been working closely with other Pennsylvania pharmacy industry stakeholders, including the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association (PPA), to monitor Pennsylvania Medicaid's development of a new federally mandated fee-for-service (FFS) prescription reimbursement formula designed to reflect transparent "true cost" to provide Medicaid patients with access to their prescription drug benefit.
  • Jul 06, 2017
    IPC has learned that the final version of the Ohio State Annual Appropriations Act signed into law by Ohio Governor John Kasich (R) contained the Senate version which allows Medicaid to move forward with its proposed four (4) tiered, volume based dispensing fee rather than the House proposed flat fee of $10.49.
  • Jul 06, 2017
    California PBM Transparency Measure Passes Key Senate Committee. Yesterday, July 5th, the California Senate Health Committee heard Assembly Bill 315 (AB 315). The legislation passed in the House with tremendous support last month and would ensure patients gain necessary authority over their own healthcare decisions, including their treatments and prescriptions, while Pharmacies are afforded much needed protections against the Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs).