PBMI: Pharmacy reimbursement declining

March 27, 2006

Reimbursement for retail and mail-service pharmacy continues to decrease, according to the findings of the Prescription Drug Benefit Cost and Plan Design Survey Report, conducted by the Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute (PBMI). The average retail brand-drug dispensing fee decreased from $2.05 in 2003 to $1.95 in 2004.