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January 3, 2017

340B card helps lower drug costs, helps others

Editor’s Note: The views in the following article are not supported by a number of economists who state that the 340B program increases prices and has little impact on the indigent.

Abilene Recorder Chronicle posted an article titled, “340B card helps lower drug costs, helps others.” The article reads in part as follows;

“For the uninsured and the underinsured, the costs of medical treatment don’t stop with a doctor’s visit and the diagnosis. The next stop, if the funds are available, is the pharmacy, where the cost of treatment can be prohibitive.