Understanding Competition in U.S. Prescription Drug Markets: Entry and Supply Chain Dynamics #00417

Submission Number:
00417
Commenter:
Jorge Torres
State:
New York
Initiative Name:
Understanding Competition in U.S. Prescription Drug Markets: Entry and Supply Chain Dynamics
The pending CVS Health merger with Aetna, which will tip the balance of power to CVS in an environment that already fosters abuse of power without checks and balances. What is going to happen to patient choice, the independent pharmacies, and the relationships community pharmacists have built with patients?