Frier Levitt successfully reversed network enrollment denial by a national Pharmacy Benefit Manager (“PBM”) against a Dispensing Physician Practice (“Practice”).  The PBM denied the Practice’s enrollment application because the Practice... Read More
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Pharmacies often undergo changes to their businesses and operations, primarily to adapt to the changing landscape of providing pharmacy services. These changes are the natural evolution of a business over time.  However, in undergoing these... Read More
Blogs & Articles | Community, Retail Pharmacies | Defending Pharmacies in PBM Audits | Life Sciences | Payor Network Access and Defense of Network Terminations | Recent Results

Frier Levitt successfully reversed a five year wait for readmission for an independent pharmacy into one of the largest Pharmacy Benefit Managers (“PBM”) pharmacy networks.  More specifically, the pharmacy was terminated by the PBM in 2017 for... Read More
Blogs & Articles | Defending Pharmacies in PBM Audits | Life Sciences | Payor Network Access and Defense of Network Terminations | Pharmacy Law | Recent Results | Specialty Pharmacies

Pharmacy Benefit Managers ("PBMs") closely monitor independent pharmacies and their claims submission. As part of the monitoring, PBMs conduct audits and Fraud, Waste and Abuse ("FWA") investigations on a regular basis.  Following such audits and... Read More
Chain Pharmacies | Community, Retail Pharmacies | Defending Pharmacies in PBM Audits | Life Sciences | Pharmacy Law | Specialty Pharmacies

Frier Levitt recently commenced an emergency arbitration against a PBM that had scheduled a termination against a pharmacy client. The PBM had subjected the pharmacy to an audit and had terminated the pharmacy based upon the results of the audit.... Read More
Defending Pharmacies in PBM Audits | Payor Network Access and Defense of Network Terminations | Pharmacy Law | Recent Successes