Archive for October 4th, 2013

Allegations Tie PBM Executive To $5.8 Million Fraud Scheme

Friday, October 4th, 2013

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By Barbara Soderlin

The health care system alleges in a civil case that Douglas M. Pick of Omaha and his company, Pharmaceutical Technologies Inc., overcharged the health care system’s clients and agreed to pay bribes to a Texas hospital official in exchange for the official’s continued business. The hospital system alleges that from 2004 to 2011, Pick and the official conspired to add a $2.90 fee to the price of each prescription filled, with PTI redirecting at least $1.6 million of the money, 75 cents per prescription, to the official through a company incorporated for that purpose.

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California Restricts Stop Loss Insurance – Tips Scale Against Self Funding

Friday, October 4th, 2013

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Legislation designed to make it more difficult for smaller employers to self-insure by restricting their ability to obtain stop-loss insurance with very low attachment points was signed into law on Oct. 1 by California Gov. Jerry Brown.

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Walgreen On-Site Clinics Post Pricing

Friday, October 4th, 2013

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