Formulary expansion to provide access to medications prescribed by a specialist in a low-income population.

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Journal Article

The process of expanding a medication formulary as a tool for providing access to medications prescribed by a specialist in a low-income population is described. The formulary optimized use of the 340B Drug Pricing Program and reserved patient assistance programs for costly medications. Collaborating with community physicians and organizations aided success.

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Cited Authors

  • Robbins, C; Stillwell, T; Wilson, S; Fitzgerald, L

Published Date

  • May 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 834 - 841

PubMed ID

  • 22643627

Pubmed Central ID

  • 22643627

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1548-6869

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1049-2089

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1353/hpu.2012.0053

Language

  • eng