NACDS: BIGGEST CHALLENGE IS MANAGED CARE MARGINS

NEW YORK -- Maintaining managed care margins was one of the biggest challenges for chain drug stores in 1995, and it will continue to be an industry concern throughout the new year, according to David Maher, chairman of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, Alexandria, Va.Although Maher said managed care margins are declining, he said chain drug stores can compensate for the loss."We've got

NEW YORK -- Maintaining managed care margins was one of the biggest challenges for chain drug stores in 1995, and it will continue to be an industry concern throughout the new year, according to David Maher, chairman of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, Alexandria, Va.

Although Maher said managed care margins are declining, he said chain drug stores can compensate for the loss.

"We've got to bring new technology to the pharmacies in terms of improved productivity

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