Anthem to Transition Members to IngenioRx PBM 10 Months Sooner Than Expected
Feb 6, 2019 | Trends, Insights & Analysis, Drug Pricing, Prescription Drug News & Regulations - Employers, Pharmacy Benefit Managers
Expectations were for the new PBM to launch in 2020, but Anthem recently announced that they are accelerating the launch of IngenioRx and expect to begin transitioning members by the second quarter of 2019. This transition is starting 10 months sooner than the industry expected.
HHS Proposes Rule to Change Anti Kickback Laws
Feb 5, 2019 | Trends, Insights & Analysis, Drug Pricing, Prescription Drug News & Regulations - Employers, Pharmacy Benefit Managers
On January 31st, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) proposed major changes to the federal Anti-Kickback Statute that If passed, will bring a new level of transparency to PBM contracting.