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P&T Committees Would Take On a More Visible Role
The federal government is proposing changes to the pharmacy benefit of marketplace plans in 2016 that (among other things) would increase the power of P&T committees, revise minimum “drug count” standards, and tighten conflict-of-interest rules.
Stephen Barlas
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An Accurate Accounting of Those GPO Rebates Is at Issue
GAO eyes group purchasing organization hospital rebates.
Stephen Barlas