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Small Doses: Sex, Drugs, and Other Pharmacy News
Small Doses: Sex, Drugs, and Other Pharmacy NewsEasy-to-swallow bits of news from around the world of pharmacy.
Express Scripts Sues Small Drug ManufacturerThe PBM giant claims it is owed $14.5 million in fees.
Cherokee Nation Sues CVS, Walgreens, and Others Over Opioids
Cherokee Nation Sues CVS, Walgreens, and Others Over OpioidsDid major chain pharmacies and distributors contribute to the opioid epidemic in Oklahoma?
A Big Shift for a Major PBMAnthem is parting ways with Express Scripts.
CVS Generic Drugs Suit Fails to Get Class ActionCalifornia judge blocks 11 classes in suit that claims CVS charged insurers and insured patients more than uninsured patients.
Independent Pharmacy Sued Over Fentanyl Overdose DeathA pharmacy in Pennsylvania allowed a man to pick up his mother's prescription for fentanyl after being told not to allow it, with tragic results.
Top 5 of 2016: Dermatology legal insightsIn 2016, we provided advice on a number of different legal issues ranging from informed consent issues, to off-label products, to whether or not you could lose your medical license for not paying your office rent. Here are the top 5 legal insight articles of 2016 from Dermatology Times.
Ditch those sue happy patients for goodGetting rid of those pesky sue happy patients.
Maternal death from intracranial hemorrhageA 34-year-old Ohio woman was under the care of her longtime family physician, who had minor privileges to deliver uncomplicated pregnancies at a specific hospital, for her pregnancy. The woman is diagnosed with eclampsia in her third trimester and is immediately given a cesarean. After delivery, she is unresponsive having died from a massive intracranial hemorrhage. The physician is sued for fraudulently representing her abilities in obstetric care. What's the verdict?
Legally Speaking: Was this forceps delivery appropriate?A patient charges that her infant’s injuries could have been avoided.