Tag Archives: Express Scripts

Pharmacy board still struggling with regulation of PBMs

The state Board of Pharmacy still hasn’t taken a vote on adopting new rules that would regulate out-of-state pharmacy benefit managers and the mail order delivery of prescriptions . . .

Tags: Buddy Harden , CVS Caremark , Express Scripts , Georgia Board of Pharmacy , PBMs , prescription mail order deliveries

DCH affirms SHBP contract awards to Blue Cross, Express Scripts

DCH Commissioner Clyde Reese upholds the award of contracts to administer the $3 billion health insurance plan for state employees, teachers and retirees . . .

Tags: Blue Cross Blue Shield , Clyde Reese , DCH , Express Scripts , SHBP , UnitedHealthcare

University System health insurance plans up for bids

The Board of Regents issues RFPs for the University System health insurance plans, which cover more than 100,000 people and spend about $450 million a year . . .

Tags: Blue Cross Blue Shield , Board of Regents , Express Scripts , health insurance plans , Kaiser , University System

Isakson, Chambliss question pharmacy merger

Georgia Sens. Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss push back against a proposed merger of two giant pharmacy benefits managers . . .

Tags: Express Scripts , FTC , healthcare costs , Johnny Isakson , Medco , pharmacy benefits manager , prescriptions , Saxby Chambliss