Fla. Bill Would Let Pharmacies Sue Over Abusive Audits

Law360, New York (February 11, 2014, 6:42 PM EST) -- Two Florida legislators have introduced bills aimed at curbing abusive pharmacy audits by granting pharmacies a "bill of rights" and giving them the right to sue when an auditor violates them, the National Community Pharmacists Association announced Monday.

The bipartisan legislation, introduced in the Senate by Sen. Aaron Bean, R-Jacksonville, and in the House by Rep. Travis Cummings, R-Orange Park, also would grant pharmacies the right to be reimbursed for claims denied for clerical or typographical errors and the right to use hospital or physician records to...
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