Protecting Hometown Pharmacies

Senate Bill 821 passed this week in the House Public Health Committee. I’m glad to co-author this legislation that better defines pharmacy benefits management as it relates to the Patient’s Right to Pharmacy Choice Act to help lead the charge to protect our locally owned and managed hometown pharmacies. This act, which was signed into law in 2019, evened the playing field for our local pharmacies and their customers. It established an advisory council of professionals with expertise in pharmacy to oversee pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs). These entities enjoyed benefits such as access to lower-priced drugs and reimbursements after sale,…

You must be logged in to view this content. Click here to subscribe

First Day of School

FIRST DAY of SCHOOL…Back to School for the Hickey kids! Hayven, second grade; Darci, Kindergarten; Tarley, fourth grade; Holden eighth grade and Reece, fifth grader.

Read More »

Memorial

MEMORIAL…Charlie Holcomb of Leedey is hosting a fundraiser for the Angel Boyd Memorial. He is pictured with the bow he made, and Leedey Floral &

Read More »

Book Club

BOOK CLUB…The first meeting of the Roger Mills County Book Club had a great turnout last week. The first book is “Daisy Jones & the

Read More »

Showing

SHOWING…2022 Hereford Mini Junior Nationals is in the books! Eight-year-old Jacquelynn Padgett had a fun-filled week. She attended the Queen’s Tea, participated in Team Fitting,

Read More »

Showing

SHOWING…Kraiton Carpenter of Leedey won his Horned Hereford Class and was named Reserve Champion Division IV Horned Hereford Female at the 2022 Junior National Hereford

Read More »