Express Scripts Tries Beating Back Pharma Campaign Against PBMs By Floating Its Own Fixes

August 07, 2018
Express Scripts executives spoke to Washington health care reporters Thursday (Aug. 3) to beat back the pharmaceutical industry’s campaign to blame drug-channel middlemen for high drug prices and to highlight the pharmacy benefit manager’s recommended fixes. The company said its proposals would shield patients from high cost-sharing and help return the PBM industry to the reasonable rebate levels of around 5 percent to 10 percent that existed before 2012. Express Scripts Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer Steve Miller...

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