Many Ohioans lack access to prescription medications because insurers and pharmacy benefit managers are increasingly making it more difficult for patients to afford them. High-deductible health plans, copayments, coinsurance, copay accumulators, restrictive formularies, etc. are all tactics used to simply push more of the cost-share onto the patient.

Military-health drug problems getting worse, cancer clinics say

Military-health drug problems getting worse, cancer clinics say
March 19, 2020

Community oncology clinics say that the military health system’s exclusive relationship with a giant corporation increasingly is putting them at a disadvantage. And that disadvantage is putting the health of veterans and members of the active-duty military at risk, the clinics say. The Community Oncology Alliance again wrote to the U.S. Department of Defense last…

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NJ limits Rx Drug Expense

NJ limits Rx Drug Expense
March 19, 2020

Governor Murphy Signs Prescription Drug Bill to Limit Out-of-Pocket Prescription Drug Expenses for New Jersey Families TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation (A2431) to help limit out-of-pocket prescription drug expenses for New Jersey families. The bill, which requires health insurers to provide plans that limit patient cost-sharing concerning prescription drug coverage, will improve…

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NJ Gov signs Rx drug limit bill

NJ Gov signs Rx drug limit bill
February 28, 2020

Governor Murphy Signs Prescription Drug Bill to Limit Out-of-Pocket Prescription Drug Expenses for New Jersey Families TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation (A2431) to help limit out-of-pocket prescription drug expenses for New Jersey families. The bill, which requires health insurers to provide plans that limit patient cost-sharing concerning prescription drug coverage, will improve…

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