Medicare Part D premiums stable; IOM says more IT needed

> Tricare won't bring back Walgreen's into its pharmacy network, reported the Associated Press. Although the military health plan didn't provide a reason for this decision, it said its members can still get their prescriptions filled at more than 57,000 pharmacies across the country. Article

> Medicare Part D premiums remain relatively unchanged for the fourth year in a row. The average monthly premium will be around $30, reported the New York Times' The New Old Age blog. Blog post

> The healthcare industry must make better use of technology to capture and share health data to achieve better quality care and lower costs, according to a new report from the Institute of Medicine, FierceHealthIT reported. Article

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