Frier Levitt successfully assisted a Georgia-based pharmacy in securing reimbursement exceeding $1.2 million due and owed to the pharmacy from a major Pharmacy Benefit Manager (“PBM”). The PBM conducted multiple audits of the pharmacy including... Read More
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As we begin to enter the holiday season, pharmacies need to be cognizant that not everyone is eager to dive into the holiday spirit. Indeed, for pharmacy benefit managers (“PBMs”), the holiday season is merely the starting point of year-end... Read More
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The deadline for Plan Sponsors to submit considerable and illusive drug spend data required under the Consolidated Appropriations Act (“CAA”) is December 27, 2022. The CAA requires group health plans and health insurers to submit prescription... Read More
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America spends more on prescription drugs than any other country in the world. Although most patients have some form of insurance to help offset the costs of their prescriptions, 28% of Americans currently take a prescription medication that is not... Read More
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Rising drug prices have forced consumers to seek out and utilize the most affordable sources to obtain their prescription medications. Whether it’s through commercial insurance, prescription discount cards, or manufacturer assistance programs,... Read More
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Frier Levitt recently assisted a California-based independent pharmacy that faced an audit from a major pharmacy benefit manager (“PBM”) by successfully challenging the audit findings and reversing 100% of the purported discrepancies.  During... Read More
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