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Reviewing meds to help patients save moneyFeb 5, 2010 14:10 EST
Patients frequently ask to review their medications with an eye to cutting cost—an important criterion affecting adherence and compliance. As pharmacies have had to reduce prices to stay competitive, there are now a proliferation of reasonably priced plans with varying features and benefits. I've found it important to evaluate each plan to find out exactly what is covered (see attached excel sheet). What has been your experience in helping patients to save on their medications?