Unfortunately, on October 24, 2022, Tricare and ExpressScripts dropped about half of all independent pharmacies from their list of contracted pharmacies. We disagree with this decision by the US government. Veterans and their families deserve the right to choose which pharmacy they utilize. We ask that Tricare reverse that decision immediately and issue new contracts with pricing that would allow pharmacies to at least not lose money on every prescription. Below is a letter written by the National Community Pharmacists Association: