State lawmakers approved carving prescription drugs into Medicaid managed care to save Texas money — an estimated $100 million over the next biennium. But pharmacists worry lower reimbursement rates will drive them out of business.Full Story
The Texas State Board of Pharmacy is the state agency that licenses and disciplines Texas pharmacists and pharmacies.
The board is made up of nine members appointed by the governor and confirmed by the Senate, who serve overlapping six-year terms. Six of the board members must be practicing pharmacists. The board meets quarterly.