Humana Settles Pharmacy's Medicare Payment Suit

Law360, New York (November 26, 2012, 1:10 PM EST) -- A Florida federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a proposed class action accusing Humana Inc. of violating Medicare Part D provisions by refusing to reimburse customers for drugs purchased at small, independently owned pharmacies, after the parties reached a settlement.

Terms of the agreement were undisclosed, but U.S. District Judge Robin S. Rosenbaum dismissed the case with prejudice after the insurer resolved its suit with independent pharmacy Intramed Inc., which accused Humana of violating Medicare Part D provisions when it terminated its contract with without cause in...
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