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Pharmacy must pay $9.5 million for prescription fraud – Kansas City Star

Pharmacy must pay $ 9.5 million for prescription fraud By January 30, 2019 02:53 PM A small pharmacy based in Overland Park will pay $ 9.5 million to settle a federal health care fraud lawsuit, and a Lenexa pharmacist will get $ 1.5 million of that for blowing the whistle on her former employer. "Pharmacy|Nutrition"… Read More »

Prescription Drugs: From Costs and Bad Reputation to Civica Rx and Amazon to the Rescue

The prices of medicines prescribed in outpatient settings rose, on average, 10.3% in 2018. Wages increased about 2.6%, and consumer prices, 1.3%, based on the 2019 Segal Health Plan Cost Trend Survey. Segal forecasts that medical cost trends will moderate for 2019, lower than 2018 rates. But to the patient, now feeling like a consumer… Read More »