Wellpoint announce it is purchasing Americare Co. A US medical prescription benefit payor. Esrx is now the Administrator for Wellpoints prescriptions and soon to be the Rx Administrator for Americare patients too.
Now: We all Know Walgreens is no longer a particapating provider in the Esrx Rx programs, however if you are a citizen of TURKEY your Rx may be covered under the Allience Boots two step.
Walgreens has CVS/Caremark as well as Other PBM contracts to deal with in the not 2 distant future, if you understand this sectors growth outlook.
big.yank if you are reading this I would like to hear your outlook on this Line in the Sand direction.