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December: Pharmacy Benefit Managers: Hidden Middlemen In our Healthcare System


HCFA-WA's 2nd Wednesday Speaker Series (December 13, 2023) hosted a noted panel of experts to discuss Pharmacy Benefit Managers, or PBMs, and their influence on American drug prices. Plus, Senator Patty Kuderer drops in to talk about her PBM bill SB 5213.

Experts: Jenny Arnold, Pharm.D., Chief Executive Officer of the Washington State Pharmacy Association; Trevor Douglass, DC, MPH, Pharmacy Purchasing, Policy & Program, Health Policy & Analytics, Oregon Health Authority; and Ryan Pistoresi, Pharm.D. Assistant Chief Pharmacy Officer of the Washington State Health Care Authority