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Access to specialty drugs through commercial health plans decreased from 2017 to 2021, and less than half of plans were consistent with FDA drug label indications, a recent study found. The National Pharmaceutical Council conducted the study in partnership with the Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health at Tufts Medical Center.

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