Entries by Stacy Wilk

Webinar: PBM FWA Trends and COVID-19 Vaccine Audit Risks

On November 18, 2021 PAAS National® hosted PBM FWA Trends and COVID-19 Vaccine Audit Risks webinar. PAAS Audit Assistance members have access to the recorded webinar, in addition to many other tools and resources on the PAAS Portal.

Getting Help with an Audit

Oh no! You just received an audit, now what? First step is to get your audit notice to PAAS National® as soon as you receive them.

Medicare Part D Audits: Top 11 Areas for Scrutiny

Medicare Part D pharmacy audits are on the rise, and pharmacists would be wise to adapt their business practices and know how to respond. Trent Thiede presented the top 11 audit discrepancy areas.

As Seen in Fortune: Pharmacies Face Extra Audit Burdens …

Trent Thiede, president of PAAS National®, said many of the more than 5,000 pharmacies he works with stepped up to offer covid testing and shots and to become an even bigger resource for customers during this health crisis. “With vaccinations in full swing, priorities should be focused on serving patients and our communities, not responding to audit requests,” Thiede said.

Pharmacies Face Extra Audit Burdens That Threaten Their Existence

The average audit in 2020 cost pharmacies $23,978, 35% more than the annual average over the previous five years, the PAAS data shows. And the number of prescriptions reviewed in September and October was fourfold over what PAAS members had seen in previous years.