UMMS Affiliation

Commonwealth Medicine, Clinical Pharmacy Services

Publication Date

2019-01-31

Document Type

Blog Post

Disciplines

Health Economics | Health Law and Policy | Health Policy | Health Services Administration | Health Services Research | Insurance | Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Abstract

Prohibiting gag clauses could help lower consumer out-of-pocket pharmacy costs - if Pharmacy Benefits Managers don't raise prices to make-up the difference. Mylissa Price closes our blog series on President Trump's Blueprint to Lower Drug Costs in this final entry.

Keywords

drug prices, out-of-pocket costs, pharmacists, insurance

Rights and Permissions

© 2019 University of Massachusetts Medical School

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Commonwealth Medicine Blog

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