Prescribing of pain pills to decline

Governor Jim Justice's bill to combat the opioid epidemic in West Virginia received the state Senate's final stamp of approval by a vote of 33-0.   The bill aims to curb the number of pain pills doctors can prescribe. The proposed legislation limits initial prescriptions for opioid-based [Read more...]

PBM bill coming before Committee

West Virginia Pharmacists Association's efforts to resolve issues with the pharmacy benefit management and insurance industry is expected to have some resolution, Friday, February 23, in the House of Delegates Judiciary Committee meeting. According to Executive Director Richard Stevens, the [Read more...]