Friday, March 22, 2019

10 hours ago - In her ruling, Norton said Idaho must release a receipt from the compounding ... and the compounding pharmacy is no longer allowed to provide chemicals to ...
7 hours ago - Two more doctors in northeastern Oklahoma have entered into settlement agreements for accepting illegal kickback payments from OK Compounding, LLC.
21 hours ago - Last week, a U.S. district court judge in the Southern District of Florida upheld a magistrate judge's decision to dismiss False Claims Act (FCA) allegations against a compoundingpharmacy, its private equity firm owner, and two individuals. ... The government alleged that the parties 

Thursday, March 21, 2019

There's no 'conspiracy' in Ontario pharmacies — just flawed ...

Financial Post-11 hours ago
There is a vast criminal conspiracy involving every pharmacy in Ontario. At least that's what recent media coverage of the province's pharmacy sector would ...

Kentucky launches probe into drug overcharges by pharmacy benefit ...

Midwest Communication-8 hours ago
(Reuters) - Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear said on Thursday he had launched an investigation into allegations that pharmacy benefit managers ..

Senate panel to hear from pharmacy middlemen on drug prices

The Hill-7 hours ago
The Senate Finance Committee said Thursday that it has secured commitments from executives of five major pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) to testify next ...

It's a struggle to pay the bills': Illinois independent pharmacies say ...

Chicago Tribune-4 hours ago
The pharmacy's workers cleared the shelves. A maintenance crew took down the signs. And then they shut the pharmacy's doors for the final time in July.

Contaminated Prescriptions – Biggest Challenge in Global ...

New Daily Herald-13 hours ago
Compounding pharmacies play an important role in the testing and development of drugsCompounding pharmacists are currently involved in testing and 

Ex-medical sales rep in Little Rock gets 8 months in scheme involving compounded drugs

13 hours ago - He said that nationally, Tricare paid nearly $2 billion in 2015 for compoundedprescription drugs, constituting an 18-fold increase that prompted investigations ...
10 hours ago - ... sentence and will have to forfeit several luxury cars as part of his punishment for participating in a scheme involving fraudulent billing for compounded drugs
22 hours ago - Athenex Sues FDA To Get Vasopressin On List Of Drugs That Can Be Compounded :: Pink Sheet.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Seven Indicted in $50 Million Compound Cream Scheme

WorkCompCentral-14 hours ago
“The defendants paid individuals to agree to receive prescription medications from the compounding pharmacy,” reads the bulletin from U.S. Attorney Craig ...

Odessa Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Pharmacy Fraud Plot


Odessa Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Pharmacy Fraud Plot

TB Reporter (blog)-18 hours ago
... 19) for his participation in a massive compounding pharmacy fraud scheme, ... and fraudulent claims for compounded drugs, primarily pain and scar creams, ...

Who's been charged in prescription fraud case?

Press of Atlantic City-10 hours ago
Prosecutors have said the illegal scheme centers on the billing of the state's public employee health benefits plans for medically unnecessary compounded
17 hours ago - Two more doctors in northeastern Oklahoma have entered into settlement agreements with the U.S. Attorney's Office for allegedly accepting illegal kickback .

Julie Dohm, FDA’s top compounding official, set to leave agency By NICHOLAS FLORKO @NicholasFlorko MARCH 20, 2019


https://www.statnews.com/2019/03/20/julie-dohm-fdas-top-compounding-official-set-to-leave-agency/

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Ohio sues pharmacy benefits company for $16M in overcharges

Youngstown Vindicator-13 hours ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is suing a company that managed prescription benefits for the state Bureau of Workers' Compensation, seeking to recover 

Bill to regulate pharmacy benefit managers dies in House committee

Twin Falls Times-News-3 hours ago
BOISE — A bill from a Magic Valley lawmaker to begin regulating pharmacy benefit managers in Idaho effectively died Tuesday when a House panel voted not 

Recognizing and Avoiding Fraud Landmines, Part 3

Pharmacy Times-10 hours ago
Pharmacies operate in a highly regulated environment. They must comply with federal antifraud laws, state antifraud laws, state Board of Pharmacy (BOP)

15 hours ago - NuCara Compounding Pharmacy. Document File: PDF icon 2017-47_nucara_combo.pdf · State of Iowa · Policies · Adobe PDF

A Florida pharmacist was sentenced to 120 months in prison today followed by three years supervised release. He was also orderd to pay $3.2 million in restitution and $1.4 million in forfeiture for his role in a massive compounding pharmacy fraud scheme, which impacted private insurance companies, Medicare and TRICARE.

Florida Pharmacist Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for ...

https://www.justtherealnews.com/2019/03/19/florida-pharmacist...
Mar 19, 2019 · A Florida pharmacist was sentenced to 120 months in prison today followed by three years supervised release. He was also orderd to pay $3.2 million in restitution and $1.4 million in forfeiture for his role in a massive compounding pharmacy fraud scheme, which impacted private insurance companies, Medicare and TRICARE.

03/04/2019 Alpha Feed Mill, Inc Chicago District Office CGMP/Medicated Feeds/Adulterated Not Issued *

03/05/2019 Hanna's Herb Shop Denver District Office New Drug/Misbranded Not Issued *

03/06/2019 United Exchange Corporation Los Angeles District Office CGMP/Finished Pharmaceuticals/Adulterated Not Issued

03/07/2019 Flea Assassin, LLC Dallas District Office New Animal Drug/Adulterated Not Issued *

03/11/2019 Nutra Pharma Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Unapproved New Drugs/Misbranded Not Issued