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NCPA urges FTC to block merger of Prime Therapeutics/Express Scripts, Magellan RX Management

July 19, 2022HME News Staff

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The Federal Trade Commission should sue to block Prime Therapeutics LLC/Express Scripts from acquiring Magellan RX Management, says the National Community Pharmacists Association in a letter to Holly Vedova, director to the FTC’s Bureau of Competition. If the merger were to proceed, it would allow Express Scripts/Prime to steer patients even more easily to its own mail-order pharmacies for specialty drugs and potentially supply it with valuable insight into claims-level...

Express Scripts, Magellan RX, National Community Pharmacists Association, PBMs

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Cigna, Express Scripts plan merger

March 9, 2018HME News Staff

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. - Health insurance giant Cigna Corporation plans to acquire Express Scripts for $67 billion, it announced Thursday.Express Scripts is the largest pharmacy benefits manager in the United States, covering more than 80 million lives, according to news reports.“Cigna's acquisition of Express Scripts brings together two complementary customer-centric services companies, well-positioned to drive greater quality and affordability for customers,” said David M. Cordani, president...

Cigna, Express Scripts

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Liberty Medical exits Medicare market

December 20, 2012HME News Staff

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Mail-order provider Liberty Medical Supplies is getting out of the fee-for-service diabetes supply business, according to local news reports.Liberty will reportedly sell its Medicare diabetes business to Coral Springs, Fla.-based Arriva Medical. As a result, Liberty will also lay off approximately 250 employees at its location here, and another 200 at its Salem, Va., location, according to multiple reports.The announcements come just days after a group of Liberty Medical...

AmMed Direct, Arriva, Direct Diabetic Source, Express Scripts, Liberty Medical Supplies, Medco Health Solutions

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