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Clear Messages From Part D: Managed Care Learns to Work With Retail Pharmacists

This article was originally published in RPM Report

Executive Summary

Medicare drug plans and retail pharmacy groups are working together to clean up the mess that plagued the launch of Part D. The manufacturers should pay attention: the result may be new force in drug selection and adherence.

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