Anti-depressant drugs produced by Eli Lilly are shown here. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, file)

Mass. Biggest Insurer Tightens Rules On Some Painkillers

In an effort to curb abuse of powerful painkillers, Massachusetts’s largest insurer is going to restrict doctors’ ability to write new prescriptions to 30 days’ worth of pills before a mandatory review by the insurer. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images) Officials at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts say the policy, which begins July 1, […]