Valued Health Source

Veiders, Christina
June 2010
SN: Supermarket News;6/7/2010, Vol. 58 Issue 23, p27
The article presents information on how the future of retail pharmacy in the U.S., rests upon health care reform. It is stated that health care reform promises to relieve some of the reimbursement and margin pressures pharmacies have faced due to a complicated system of metrics and rules used to devise reimbursement rates, in addition to a complex and changing regulatory environment. Details on laws like the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and the Deficit Reduction Act, are given.


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