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Pharmacy benefit managers need to be pulled into the light

For those of us in the healthcare industry, it’s hard not to feel like we’re experiencing a bit of whiplash.  Proposals to help patients save money on the soaring cost of prescription drugs are on the table, then off the table faster than one can keep up with.   One such example — a Trump administration proposal that would have actually saved patients money and reigned in the overly powerful and money grabbing Pharmacy Benefit Manager industry has been scrapped.