Rep. David Lewis, a Dunn Republican proposed and then withdrew a bill that allow exceptions to ‘step therapy’ that requires patients to use cheaper drugs first. Insurers say the requirement saves money, but it also can interfere with what a doctor thinks is best for a patient.
Rep. David Lewis, a Dunn Republican proposed and then withdrew a bill that allow exceptions to ‘step therapy’ that requires patients to use cheaper drugs first. Insurers say the requirement saves money, but it also can interfere with what a doctor thinks is best for a patient.
Rep. David Lewis, a Dunn Republican proposed and then withdrew a bill that allow exceptions to ‘step therapy’ that requires patients to use cheaper drugs first. Insurers say the requirement saves money, but it also can interfere with what a doctor thinks is best for a patient.

In NC, rule blocks patients’ access to best drugs

July 06, 2016 7:05 PM