1 big thing: Congress takes on PBMs

Peter Sullivan| Axios Pro: Health Care Policy

“Alex Brill, CEO of the economic consulting firm Matrix Global Advisors and a senior fellow at AEI, said it is “unnecessary” to require PBMs to pass the rebates along to plans.

“You have to have a theory of why you need the government to intervene between the PBMs and the employers and say like, ‘We know better,'” said Brill, who has written papers sponsored by PCMA.”

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