About Pharmacists United to Necessitate Change (PUNCH)
Pharmacists United to Necessitate Change (PUNCH) is a LLC formed for the sole purpose of contemplating a lawsuit against Catamaran, one of the largest Prescription Benefit Managers (PBMs), and their onerous business practices towards Independent Pharmacy. PUNCH has engaged the law firm Williams Cuker Berezofsky, who are skilled in handling national mass action lawsuits and arbitrations. All communications with PUNCH and Williams Cuker Berezofsky are for purposes of obtaining legal advice and prospective representation and such are protected by the attorney-client privilege.
About Keystone Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance
Established in 1996, Keystone Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance (Keystone) is a Group Purchasing Organization headquartered in Philadelphia and wholly owned by a non-profit association of community pharmacies established in 1898, the Philadelphia Association of Retail Druggists (PARD). Together both groups work hand-in-hand on legislative issues and on lowering a store’s cost of goods. Keystone’s commitment is to Independent Pharmacy as they work in cooperation with their State Association (PPA), the Federation of Pharmacy Networks (FPN) and other Pharmacy organizations throughout the country.