Industry pooling helps maintain affordability of high cost drugs despite significant inflationary pressures

21 January 2021 - In 2019, the Canadian Drug Insurance Pooling Corporation's (CDIPC) high-cost drug sharing framework provided coverage to ...

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Newly approved treatment could save a young child in Edmonton with a rare disease. It costs 2.8 million dollars per dose.

19 December 2020 - Reign Johnston is a happy baby who enjoys painting as much as playing with toys. His green ...

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How people in China with rare diseases afford outrageously expensive medicines?

3 November 2020 - Sky high prices are common for patients with rare diseases.  ...

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Trump promised seniors drug discount cards. They may be illegal.

22 October 2020 - A proposal announced by President Trump last month was to send older Americans $200 discount cards to ...

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$10,000 on new drugs every four months keeps melanoma patient alive

21 October 2020 - Graham Venning was given “weeks perhaps months” to live at the start of the year but ...

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Premiums for HealthCare.gov plans are lower for third consecutive year

19 October 2020 - Increased issuer participation, competition and greater choice on the Federal Health Insurance Exchanges. ...

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Double dippers drive up drug costs

7 October 2020 - In searching for answers to why drug costs are high, we only need look at problems ...

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Trump claims his policies made insulin ‘so cheap, it’s like water.’ But for most people, it costs just as much as before.

29 September 2020 - Not only has he lowered drug prices, President Trump claimed in the first 15 minutes of ...

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Trump seeks boost from seniors with $200 drug discount coupons

27 September 2020 - President Trump is throwing a pre-election curveball aimed at seniors with a surprise announcement on Thursday ...

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More patients will have access to medicines within the high-cost protection

23 September 2020 - From 2 June 2020, patients who pick up prescription drugs at pharmacies can switch to an ...

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Prescription drug and health care costs are rising

21 September 2020 - Over the last 100 years, the practice of medicine has come a long way.  ...

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Family's $50,000 cost for dad's life-extending bowel cancer medicine

17 September 2020 - With a supportive wife, five daughters and eight grandchildren, Tony Sullivan has something to fight for. ...

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For insulin and other medications, rising costs aren’t slowing down

20 September 2020 - Michael Costanzo, a Colorado farmer diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2016, has a well-honed ritual: every ...

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Lilly commits Insulin Value Program, featuring $35 copay card, to suite of affordability solutions for people with diabetes

10 September 2020 - People with commercial insurance and the uninsured can access the copay card by calling the Lilly Diabetes ...

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Private health insurance hikes set to hit Australians soon

10 September 2020 - Thousands of Australians have ditched their private health insurance cover in recent months due to money worries. ...

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