Tag Archives: Dispute

Blues challenge UPMC, call Highmark contract dispute 'of its own making'

Dive Brief: The Blues Association and other health plans argued in a filing that it’s too late for UPMC to join the federal antitrust suit challenging the way Blue Cross Blue Shield plans operate. Defendants including the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association filed a response to UPMC, Pittsburgh’s dominant health provider, Thursday in federal court… Read More »

Ending Pharmacy Dispute, Walmart Renews Contract With CVS Heath's PBM

Employees push shopping carts outside a Walmart Inc. store in Burbank, California, U.S., on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg© 2018 Bloomberg Finance LP Ending a high-profile dispute over pharmacy prices, CVS Health said Walmart will continue to use its Caremark pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) commercial and managed Medicaid retail pharmacy networks as… Read More »