Personalised treatments may be threatened by drug cost-containment proposals

18 July 2019 - President Trump has said he plans to issue an executive order to lower what the United ...

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Health insurance rebate still a pain in the budget

18 July 2019 - The private health insurance sector wants increased rebates to stop the recent decline in membership.  ...

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Private health insurance worthy of support

17 July 2019 - While there are many who have strong ideological objections to the use of taxpayers' money to ...

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Early payouts for health care super silly, Treasury told

18 July 2019 - The superannuation sector has warned Treasury that letting people use retirement savings to pay for private ...

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Superannuation raids to pay for fat surgery

17 July 2019 - Australians are tapping their superannuation to pay for healthcare at an unprecedented rate, with more than ...

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Rick Scott: PhRMA hasn't provided 'a single answer' on lower drug prices

15 July 2019 - Senator Rick Scott (R-Fla.) is calling out the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), accusing ...

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Private health care facing 'death spiral' if young, healthy users abandon insurance, report says

16 July 2019 - Australia's health care system has become increasingly unfair, costly and confusing, according to a new report, ...

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Biden health care plan would curb drug prices, raise taxes on rich

15 July 2019 - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, the front-runner in the Democratic presidential race, unveiled a health care ...

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Are prescription drug prices going down?

15 July 2019 - On a key health-care issue, Trump and Gillibrand made opposite claims within days of each other.  ...

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China to soften generic drug buying program

15 July 2019 - Chinese drug makers jumped on Monday after a local news report that a centralised drug procurement ...

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Bernie Sanders to join people with type 1 diabetes on Canada trip for cheaper insulin

11 July 2019 - Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders will travel to Canada later this month with type 1 diabetes patients ...

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Doctors slow to adopt tech tools that might save patients money on drugs

5 July 2019 - When Mary Kay Gilbert saw her doctor in May for a skin infection on her leg, ...

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Trump advisers pursue Democratic drug price ideas as campaign looms

2 July 2019 - President Trump was apoplectic about drug prices once again.  ...

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Rebalancing high prescription drug prices with innovation incentive

1 July 2019 - The current firestorm over high drug prices didn’t start with the May 2019 approval of Novartis’s onasemnogene ...

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Sneaky deals are keeping cheaper generic medicines off the market

27 June 2019 - It’s bad enough drug companies charge sky-high prices for brand-name prescription meds and raise those prices ...

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