Mental illness costs $180 billion, study reveals

31 October 2019 - One million Australians with mental health conditions ranging from anxiety and depression to psychosis and borderline ...

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High health care costs suggest review is needed: report

8 October 2019 - The federal government’s annual $6 billion spend on the health insurance rebate could be redirected to ...

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Humira, Rituxan top list of U.S. costliest drug price increases

8 October 2019 - AbbVie Inc’s arthritis drug Humira and Roche's cancer drug Rituxan top the list of seven treatments ...

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Waste in the US health care system: estimated costs and potential for savings

7 October 2019 - The United States spends more on health care than any other country, with costs approaching 18% of ...

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Cost of employer provided health coverage passes $20,000 a year

25 September 2019 - Annual poll of employers by Kaiser Family Foundation finds premiums rose 5% for family plans; ‘It’s the ...

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The financial cost of a cancer diagnosis leaves many patients in poverty

15 August 2019 - When Jane was diagnosed with bowel cancer 12 months ago she knew the physical and mental ...

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Costing methods applied to cancer

8 August 2019 - Health care is vital in improving quality and length of life.  ...

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Incorporating future medical costs: impact on cost-effectiveness analysis in cancer patients

12 June 2019 - The inclusion of future medical costs in cost-effectiveness analyses remains a controversial issue.  ...

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How much does it cost to have cancer?

14 April 2019 - Out-of-pocket costs are brutal sucker punches for cancer patients. Where do the costs come from? How steep ...

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Future costs in cost-effectiveness analyses: past, present, future

23 January 2019 - There has been considerable debate on the extent to which future costs should be included in cost-effectiveness ...

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Bitter pill over PBS savings shortfall

6 November 2018 - A key savings measure for the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme came up $864 million short last year, ...

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Cost of clinical trials for new drug FDA approval are fraction of total tab

24 September 2018 - Clinical trials that support FDA approvals of new drugs have a median cost of $19 million, ...

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Drug shortages may add $230 million to annual U.S. drug costs

22 September 2018 - Prescription drug shortages may drive up prices twice as much as they would rise with medicines ...

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Medicare-funded cancer genetic tests: a note of caution

3 September 2018 - Clinicians need appropriate education and support in keeping pace with the genomics revolution. ...

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CMS releases formal approach to ensure Medicaid demonstrations remain budget neutral

22 August 2018 - Agency reinforces commitment to transparency and controlling costs; provides new tool. ...

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