NYT: Pharmacists Fight the Rise of Mail Order

Reed Abelson and Natasha Singer in the NYT:

There’s going to be use of more home delivery, not less,” said Mark Merritt, the president of the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association, which represents the pharmacy benefit managers. “It saves money and is pretty popular with consumers.” He says employers choose mail-order programs because they believe them to be a better alternative, and the legislature should not take away their choice of plans.

Read it: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/04/business/04drug.html

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