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Talk Business on KASU: Governor Asa Hutchinson addresses rising pharmacy reimbursement rates

Feb 15, 2018

Rising pharmacy reimbursement rates are a part of the cost structure between pharmacist, health insurance plans, and a group known as PBMs—Pharmacy Benefits Managers.  Roby Brock with Talk Business sits down with Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson to talk about potential legislative remedies for this seemingly dire situation as a private solution may be in the works.


You can watch the full interview between Brock and Governor Hutchinson as they discuss the fiscal session and other topics here.

More interviews can also be viewed on the Talk Business and Politics website, TalkBusiness.net.

Talk Business and Politics airs on KASU 91.9 FM on Mondays and Fridays during NPR’s Morning Edition at 6:51 am.  It also airs during NPR’s All Things Considered on Wednesdays at 5:20 pm.  You can follow more of their coverage on their website TalkBusiness.net where you can also catch the latest Northeast Arkansas news.