The decision of General Motors to go with a closed pharmacy network for its 1 million employees and retirees is only the latest in a series of blows for prescription drug customers' freedom of pharmacy choice. Freedom to choose is also being eroded in less visible ways by managed care plans that use financial incentives, or rather disincentives, to push people into mail-order. Because mail-order companies can pay as little as 10 cents on the dollar for pharmaceuticals, compared with retail ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.