“If your PBM contract pricing includes AWP-X% you are getting screwed. If the contract also includes MAC pricing you’re getting doubly screwed” – Molly Mulebriar
It is often stated that understanding prescription benefits — and pharmacy benefits management contracting — is difficult, but the opposite is in fact true.
What confounds many organizations and industry professionals are the various subjective elements and concepts that are considered standard. Among these are average wholesale price (AWP) discounts for generic drugs, 100% pass-through for rebates and the essential claim of transparency.
How to secure good pharmacy benefit manager contract terms | Employee Benefit News