Pharmacy Groups React to Supreme Court Ruling on State Regulation of Controversial PBMs

Landmark Decision Validates Years-Long Fight to Rein in Abusive Power of PBMs ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its landmark ruling in Rutledge v. Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA), determining whether community pharmacies are protected from abusive payment practices. The unanimous (8 to 0) decision ruled in favor of […]

Everyone should be concerned about Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) in the District of Columbia and Here’s Why!!

Nationally, oversight and regulation of PBMs have been the topic of every State Pharmacy Association and legislative leaders across the country, so,  should there be concern about this in the District of Columbia? To answer this question, it’s helpful to get some personal perspective on the issue. Historically, PBMs were tasked with negotiating drug prices […]