Pharmacists: New Reimbursement Rates for Drugs Unsustainable

by Gwen Moritz and Graycen Colbert Bigger  on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018 7:01 am   4 min read

A packed room at the Healthcare Marketplace Committee Meeting on Wednesday at the state Capitol in Little Rock. (Gwen Moritz)

Pharmacists say new reimbursement rates for generic prescriptions imposed by the pharmacy benefit manager used by Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield and Ambetter are often less than the cost of the drugs.

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