Illinois lawmakers have approved a pilot program that would place locking devices on some pharmacy painkiller prescriptions.
If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
A main goal of Obamacare is to switch the nation’s healthcare system from one that focuses on treating illness to one that works to prevent illness and promote health and longevity.
Walgreen Co. says it will fill prescriptions at no upfront cost to some patients who don’t have all the information they need for coverage received through the health care overhaul.
“Antibiotics, when they’re used appropriately, are life-saving drugs but when they’re used inappropriately that’s when we run into the problems,” SLU physician Nirav Patel says.
This week Dr. Bob Nease, Chief Scientist, discusses using fun to accomplish good behavior and explores the effects of prescription non-adherence.
New contract takes effect Sept. 15th; terms not disclosed.
The settlement resolves complaints that Walgreens Co. improperly tried to get people to switch their prescriptions to its pharmacies.
Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons launches “Lock Your Meds” campaign.
The plan for prescription pseudoephedrine will be on the table Monday.