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Medicare Card Enrollment Is Disappointing, Express Scripts Acknowledges

This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily

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Pharmacy Care Alliance card program has enrolled 110,000 members so far, less than half of Express Scripts break-even goal. Slow uptake of discount cards is factor in downward revision in Express Scripts' earnings forecast, but PBM notes that cards have saved seniors money.

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