Billionaire Mark Cuban opens online pharmacy to provide affordable generic drugs

20 January 2022 - Billionaire investor Mark Cuban launched an online pharmacy Thursday that offers more than 100 generic drugs at ...

Read more →

CMS takes action to lower out of pocket Medicare Part D prescription drug costs

6 January 2022 - Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a proposed rule that would make updates to ...

Read more →

Average family premiums for employer-based health insurance have jumped 47% in the last decade, outpacing wage growth and inflation

11 November 2021 - You’re not imagining the growing pinch to your budget from the cost of your workplace health ...

Read more →

Large employer group launches pharmacy benefit management business

26 October 2021 - A non-profit coalition of nearly 40 companies, including U.S. retailers Walmart and Costco, said on Monday it ...

Read more →

The challenges of inadequate financial support for Australians with cancer

21 October 2021 - The publicly funded Medicare system in Australia has been recognised as a leading universal health care model. ...

Read more →

People share their stories: the human cost of high prescription drug prices

28 September 2021 - Why AARP keeps fighting to get your medication expenses under control. ...

Read more →

Lilly again reduces list price of insulin lispro Injection as latest change to affordability options

28 September 2021 - Lilly's insulin lispro injection -- first introduced at half the list price of branded Humalog in 2019 ...

Read more →

FDA approves the first interchangeable biosimilar insulin. Will it really lower the cost?

29 July 2021 - In a long-awaited move, the FDA has approved the first so-called interchangeable biosimilar version of insulin, ...

Read more →

Drug prices weigh on older Americans

9 July 2021 - Most Americans ages 50 and older rely on prescription drugs for their health, yet many worry ...

Read more →

The growing problem of out of pocket costs and affordability in employer sponsored insurance

9 July 2021 - While policy makers and health leaders have appropriately focused on addressing the COVID-19 pandemic, underlying racial and ...

Read more →

Eli Lilly CEO says drug maker will keep looking for ways to cut insulin costs as Walmart debuts lower price rival

29 June 2021 - Insulin has become a focal point in lawmakers’ debate over soaring drug prices — especially since it ...

Read more →

Walmart unveils low-price insulin as more patients with diabetes struggle to pay for drug

29 June 2021 - The company has made a bigger push into health care as it tries to leverage its massive ...

Read more →

Evio Pharmacy Solutions established to tackle affordability, outcomes, and experience with medications

22 June 2021 - Privately funded venture will offer innovative medication solutions to patients, providers and customers. ...

Read more →

Rare disease patient advocates continue battle for affordable drugs

23 June 2021 - Beth Vanstone, mother of local Cystic Fibrosis Warrior Madi Vanstone and director of the CF Get ...

Read more →

New drug could cost the Government as much as it spends on NASA

22 June 2021 - The Alzheimer’s treatment will cost $56,000 per patient, and millions may use it. The result: “crazy numbers” ...

Read more →