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Sep 13, 2019, 15:46 ET HHS Office of Inspector General Report Shows Rebates Reduced Medicare Part D Drug Spending

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott issued the following statement on the Health and Human Services Officer...


Jun 19, 2019, 10:31 ET PBMs Advocate on behalf of Consumers to Reduce Prescription Drug Costs

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott released the following statement on the Senate Special Committee on...


May 02, 2019, 16:57 ET New CBO Analysis of Administration's Proposed Rebate Rule Confirms Higher Premiums and Federal Spending

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott issued the following statement on the Congressional Budget Office's...


Apr 10, 2019, 11:04 ET PCMA: Greater Competition on Insulin Products Key to Reducing Prices

The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) applauds the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations for holding...


Apr 09, 2019, 10:11 ET PBMs Advocate for Consumers and Health Plans to Reduce Prescription Drug Costs

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott today released the following statement on the Senate Finance Committee...


Apr 08, 2019, 16:29 ET PCMA Submits Comments on the Administration's Proposed Rule Revising the Safe Harbors for Prescription Drug Rebates

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott issued the following statement on the association's public comments on...


Apr 04, 2019, 15:26 ET PCMA New Analysis: HHS Proposed Rebate Rule 'Poorly Conceived'

The Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General's proposed rule on prescription drug rebates in Medicare and Medicaid would increase...


Mar 18, 2019, 13:33 ET New Poll: Seniors Strongly Concerned That Proposed Medicare Part D Changes Result in Higher Premiums, Government Costs

Senior registered voters enrolled in Medicare Part D will be less likely to support the reelection of their members of Congress and presidential...


Mar 11, 2019, 11:49 ET PCMA Unveils New Campaign on the Value of Pharmacy Benefit Managers in Texas

As the debate on prescription drugs continues and policymakers seek solutions to reduce out-of-control prices for Texas consumers, the Pharmaceutical ...


Mar 07, 2019, 10:48 ET PCMA Statement on Congressional Committee Hearings on Drug Prices

As several congressional committees today examine prescription drug pricing issues Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and...


Mar 06, 2019, 09:04 ET PCMA Statement on Prescription Drug Rebate Legislation

Pharmaceutical Care Management President and CEO JC Scott issued the following statement on newly introduced legislation by Senator Mike Braun (R-Ind....


Mar 05, 2019, 14:04 ET Independent Drugstore Lobby Agenda Increases Prescription Drug Costs for New Yorkers

As drugstore lobbyists descend on Albany today, it is important to highlight how pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) advocate for consumers and health...


Feb 28, 2019, 12:53 ET PCMA Statement on Pennsylvania Auditor General Drug Pricing Report

The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association released the following statement on the Pennsylvania Auditor General's report, "Bringing Transparency...


Feb 25, 2019, 17:15 ET PCMA Statement on Senate Finance Committee Hearing on Drug Prices

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott released the following statement on the Senate Finance Committee...


Feb 25, 2019, 14:25 ET PCMA Launches New Campaign: 'Protect the Savings' for Medicare Beneficiaries, Taxpayers

The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) is launching a new print and digital ad campaign – "Protect the Savings" – to defend the...


Jan 31, 2019, 18:00 ET PCMA Statement on the Administration's Prescription Drug Rebate Proposed Rule

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott issued the following statement on the Health and Human Services Office...


Dec 20, 2018, 15:36 ET PCMA: Drug Manufacturer Price Hikes Offset by Rebates

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott issued the following statement on reports that twenty-eight drugmakers...


Dec 11, 2018, 11:43 ET PCMA: Setting the Record Straight on the Pennsylvania Auditor General's Medicaid Report

The Pennsylvania Auditor General's report on Medicaid and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) is undermined by failing to note a simple, but key...


Dec 07, 2018, 11:13 ET PCMA Statement on National Healthcare Expenditure Data Showing Lower Health Spending

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott released the following statement on new National Health Expenditure...


Nov 26, 2018, 18:46 ET PCMA Statement on the Administration's Proposed Medicare Part D Rule

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott released the following statement in response to the Administration's...


Oct 25, 2018, 16:15 ET PCMA Statement on the Administration's Proposed Medicare Part B Pricing Model

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association President and CEO JC Scott issued the following statement on the Administration's proposed Medicare Part B ...


Oct 24, 2018, 15:45 ET PCMA Applauds the Administration for Enacting Legislation to Curb America's Opioid Crisis

The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) recognizes today's enactment of historic legislation, the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities...


Oct 15, 2018, 17:28 ET PCMA Statement on the Administration's Proposal Requiring List Prices of Drugs in TV Ads

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO JC Scott released the following statement on the Department of Health and Human...


Oct 10, 2018, 15:49 ET PCMA Applauds the Administration for Enacting Legislation to Ensure Patients Pay the Lowest Price for Prescription Drugs

The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) released the following statement on President Trump signing into law S. 2553/ S. 2554, the Know ...


Sep 28, 2018, 14:45 ET PCMA Applauds Passage of Bill to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act (H.R. 6), which will require electronic prescribing...