Will Therapeutic Interchange Be Put Off Limits by State Legislatures?
Patient Advocacy Groups and Some Physicians Are Lobbying Legislatures to Hobble This Common Technique to Control Drug Costs
Managed Care Magazine, January 2011
Prescription switching is an issue that resonates with physicians and patients. States like Georgia are addressing this important issue in different ways, but with new technologies like e-prescribing, platforms need to be designed to keep the medical decision making in the doctors’ hands, to protect patients and physicians.