Florida's Drug Importation Fight Moves To Washington DCThe battle over whether to allow state programs and Floridians to have access to prescription drugs imported from Canada is now shifting to Washington, D.C.
Health Insurance Changes Eyed For State Workers In FloridaFlorida lawmakers are poised to overhaul how tens of thousands of state workers obtain prescription drugs, forcing employees to use a drug formulary starting in January.
Florida Legislature Passes Bill To Allow Canada Drug ImportationA bill that would one day allow Floridians to buy cheaper prescription drugs from Canada has gone to Governor Ron DeSantis for his signature.
Canadian Drug Imports Could Get Go-Ahead In Florida SenateGov. Ron DeSantis’ push to allow the state to import prescription drugs from Canada inched closer to passage Friday in the Florida Senate.
Florida House Approves Canadian Drug ImportsDrugs from Canada could be imported into Florida if the federal government agrees, under a bill that passed the state House on Thursday.
Sen. Rick Scott Pushes Prescription Drug Price DropU.S. Sen. Rick Scott is sponsoring legislation aimed at lowering the costs of prescription drugs and has included price controls as part of his proposal.
Drug Imports Could Extend To State EmployeesState employees have been thrown into the drug importation mix.
Prescription Prices Keep Rising But Apps May Help Cut CostsThe price of prescription drugs continues to rise, but some websites are promising major savings.
Senate Committee To Tackle Patients' Pain Med ProblemsThe Legislature may have inadvertently made it harder for legitimate patients to get critical pain medications when it passed a 2011 law aimed at shutting down rogue clinics that branded the state as the "pill mill capital" of the country.
State Change Could Help Patients Get Pain MedicationsThe Florida Board of Pharmacy approved a rule change Wednesday aimed at training pharmacists to change their mindset about prescriptions for controlled substances.
Police: Prescription Drug Scheme Endangered AIDS, Cancer PatientsPolice say they have busted a pharmaceutical drug ring making millions of dollars in South Florida. The crime could potentially put any of us in danger when we purchase drugs at a pharmacy.