Is a PBM a gatekeeper — and if so, whose interests are theyserving?


Renzo Luzzatti is an expert on how and why pharmacy costs are growing at an exponentialrate and driving an ever-more significant portion of claims spend.He explains that there are multiple vantage points to consider ifbenefit advisors and fiduciaries are to gain a good overallunderstanding of the problem and its possible solutions.


We explore the rebates shell game and learn how advisors can armthemselves to make better recommendations to prospects and clients.The conversation also spotlights the starting line for thisproblem — the physician’s prescription pad and discusses who,if anyone, is educating the physician.


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