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Allow Vulnerable Medicaid Recipients to Choose Their Pharmacies

Sunshine State News —   Bill Mincy: Allow Vulnerable Medicaid Recipients to Choose Their Pharmacies Most recently, many health insurance providers have drastically restricted Medicaid Managed Care networks throughout Florida. Those restrictions are forcing patients to leave their trusted pharmacist and go to a pharmacy their health plan... [continue reading]

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Tell Legislators To Protect Pharmacy Choice

ContextFlorida — Bill Mincy: Tell Legislators To Protect Pharmacy Choice As we enter into a holiday week many of us will be doing some last-minute shopping and many small business owners will keep their doors open and hope for shoppers to visit. Unfortunately, community pharmacies are going to lose... [continue reading]

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Report: PCAN makes the case for pharmacy access bills in Florida Legislature

PCAN national chairman Bill Mincy yesterday spoke to the Florida House and Senate panels as the two chambers moved ahead on bills (HB 583 and SB 780) that would let chronically ill patients seek their pharmacy of choice. According to the report from Politico, the House bill’s... [continue reading]

Rep. Lois Capps should support pharmacist bill

Santa Maria Times —   Joseph Abraham: Capps should support pharmacist bill As a pharmacist in her district, I am eager for Rep. Lois Capps to review the issues surrounding an important piece of bi-partisan legislation that will have an immediate, positive impact on the health and well-being... [continue reading]

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Patient Access to Pharmacists’ Care Coalition (PAPCC) Writes to Leaders in Congress

Chairman Hatch, Chairman Upton, Ranking Member Wyden, and Ranking Member Pallone, The mission of the Patient Access to Pharmacists’ Care Coalition (PAPCC) is to develop and help enact a federal policy proposal that would enable Medicare beneficiary access to, and payment for, Medicare Part B services by... [continue reading]