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 07:05 PM

UPDATED July 07, 2016 05:28 AM

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