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Commentary: Convenience store group CEO says teen vaping would get worse under FDA plan

In this April 11, 2018, file photo, a high school student uses a vaping device near a school campus. AP Photo | Steven Senne The use of e-cigarettes and other vape products by young people is growing at a rapid rate. It is an important public health concern and meaningful reform is needed to address… Read More »

CMS rule would streamline prior authorizations for e-prescribing

Known as the Support for Patients and Communities Act, the rule would improve patients’ access to medications by updating the prior authorization process for the Medicare Part D drug coverage program, which provides coverage for prescription drugs that beneficiaries pick up at the pharmacy counter. The current prior authorization process requires that providers supply additional… Read More »