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NCPA leaders attend White House bill signing - added 10/12/18

Dear Connecticut: CVS Can't Afford Aetna. Sincerely, New York - added 9/27/18

Censored analysis confirms complaints about pharmacy benefit managers - added 9/19/18 

The Secret Drug Pricing System Middlemen Use to Rake in Millions - added 9/12/18

An economist’s change of heart: It’s time to regulate the prescription-drug middlemen - added 8/21/18

Generic EpiPen approved for allergy emergencies - added 8/20/18

Rural Risk: Mobile Clinics Help Tackle Multifaceted Opioid Crisis - added 8/20/18

AN ONGOING INVESTIGATION ON THE RISING COSTS OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS - added 8/15/18

Health officials bring mobile NARCAN distribution to Letcher County - added 8/2/18

Kentucky Department of Insurance Issues Penalty Against PBM, CaremarkPCS Health LLC, a subsidiary of CVS Caremark - added 7/10/18

Amazon just bought a tiny startup most people have never heard of, and it's scaring the heck out of pharmacy shareholders - added 6/29/18

The Health 202: States are targeting a key middleman in the drug-pricing chain - added 5/22/18

President Trump's Plan to Lower Drug Prices Spares Pharma Industry - added 5/14/18

FDA commissioner to drug middlemen: You're part of the problem - added 4/27/18

Combatting Our Opioid Crisis with Comprehensive Treatment Centers - added 4/18/18

Surgeon General Releases Advisory on Naloxone, an Opioid Overdose-Reversing Drug - added 4/5/18

Learning How to Identify An Overdose, Save a Life - added 3/29/18

Nationally renowned pain doctor calls Kentucky's plan to tax opioids 'immoral and cruel' - added 3/6/18

Kentucky pharmacists have new authorities to improve patient, public health - added 2/20/18

Walgreens in talks to buy AmerisourceBergen: WSJ - added 2/13/18

DEA launches new crackdown on pharmacies and opioid over-prescribers - added 2/2/18

Senate priority bill would carve out pharmacy reimbursements from MCOs - added 1/11/17

Governor Bevin Appoints Members to the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy - added 1/8/17

Patients, Not PBMs, Should Decide Which Pharmacy They Use - added 1/4/17

Sam Willett: Despite their claims, pharmacy benefit managers hurt Kentucky Patients - added 1/2/17

Health & Welfare & Family Services Interim Joint Committee Approves Board Authorized Protocols Regulation