As the Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) prepare for the end-of-year “housekeeping”, pharmacies should be aware of the PBM audit trends and arm themselves with information necessary to preempt—and strategies to outright avoid—falling victim... Read More
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In the course of pharmacy audits, PBMs are increasingly requesting from pharmacies copies of Drug Supply Chain Security Act (“DSCSA”) track and trace documents, commonly known as “T3” documentation. The T3, which consists of the Transaction... Read More
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Frier Levitt has been closely monitoring Express Scripts’ (“ESI”) administration of TRICARE, the health care program for uniformed service members and their families. Earlier this year the Defense Health Agency (“DHA”) awarded ESI a... Read More
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As a result of the increased marketing by payors of over-the-counter (“OTC”) cards to plan members, pharmacists are being placed in jeopardy by patients who do not know, or appreciate, the legal complexities around proper use of these cards. The... Read More
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As part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (“CARES”) Act, the United States Small Business Administration (“SBA”) created the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) that helped businesses keep their workforces employed... Read More
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Major healthcare and hospital systems are the latest victims in the growing trend amongst insurers and payors who are refusing to reimburse health care providers for their services. Most recently, Valley Health System (“Valley”) filed suit... Read More
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