Section 4729.48 | Cost-sharing amount in excess of charge; notice to patient.
When filling a prescription, if a pharmacist, pharmacy intern, or terminal distributor of dangerous drugs has information indicating that the cost-sharing amount required by the patient's health benefit plan exceeds the amount that may otherwise be charged for the same drug, both of the following apply:
(A) The pharmacist, pharmacy intern, or terminal distributor shall provide this information to the patient.
(B) The patient shall not be charged the higher amount.
Available Versions of this Section
- October 17, 2019 – Enacted by House Bill 166, 133rd General Assembly [ View October 17, 2019 Version ]