DIR is now the number one issue community pharmacists face today. More importantly, it is the number one concern as they strategically plan for the next 3 to 5 years. So what is DIR?

Learn from the experts everything you need to know about DIR; it’s history, how it’s impacting community pharmacy, and what you can do about it.


Despite political uproar over U.S. drug pricing, pharmacy benefit managers, or PBMs, such as CVS Caremark and Express Scripts are the only ones that have really managed to lower drug prices for many. But their controversial playbook involves making it harder for some people to access medicines. Bloomberg Gadfly’s Max Nisen looks at how PBMs work within the broken U.S. health-care system.


Watch how pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) raise prescription drug costs for patients: