PBMs vs independent pharmacies
In this Healthcare Dive article you'll learn about:
- The FTC is looking to examine the relationship between pharmacy benefit managers and independent pharmacies.
- PBMs have faced scrutiny in recent years over the high cost of prescription drugs.
- Some pharmacists have hailed the move by the FTC, which polices anticompetitive business practices. One in four Americans struggle to afford their prescription drugs, according to a 2019 poll.