Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Walgreens surpasses other major pharmacies with 340B locations

It's no surprise that one of the more notable changes in our Government Programs lies within the 340B Program. With recent reports of duplicate discounts, and the wrong patients receiving drugs, it's difficult to propose a specific course of action, without hurting the most important person involved; the patient. Some will also argue that the locations of establishments with 340B contracts are geographically undesirable. However, recent stats show that Walgreen's, one of the largest chains in the country, actually has the most 340B contracts.

Below are some stats from our media partners, Drug Channels:

View the full article here.

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