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Controlling Compound Drug Costs

Rx Alert – May 2014 

Careful monitoring of new clients’ claims data reveals an abundance of new, high cost Compound Drug creams that are causing Plans’ costs to soar. And many – if not most – of the new compound drugs have no proven efficacy!

Read this article to understand the problem, and learn exactly what you need to do to ensure these compound drugs don’t cost your Plan immense sums.

 

NPCC’s Executive Director Leads Conference Seminars

The National Prescription Coverage Coalition’s Executive Director, Attorney Linda Cahn, conducted two seminars at the 2014 Health Care Management Conference in Orlando, Florida. The Conference was sponsored by the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans. Linda moderated a panel discussion on Coalitions and conducted a separate seminar advising corporate, union and municipal entities how to decrease their prescription drug coverage costs.

Fortune Magazine Quotes NPCC’s Executive Director

In a searing new article captioned “Painful Prescription,” Fortune magazine describes the $250 billion pharmacy benefit management industry and explains why PBMs may be making out better than their customers. NPCC’s executive director, Linda Cahn, is quoted in the article and provided extensive background information to enable the article to be written.

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Stay Tuned….

Our Coalition Members’ costs continue to fallnot rise – in contrast to the experience of almost every other Plan in the nation!

Stay tuned for the next quarterly release of information….

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