To lower costs, Trump to force hospitals to reveal price of care

15 November 2019 - The Trump administration on Friday announced it would begin forcing hospitals to publicly disclose the discounted ...

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Health funds pressure Canberra over $700 million medical devices 'failure'

14 November 2019 - Australia's health insurers are putting pressure on the federal government to overhaul how much they pay ...

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13% of Americans say they know someone who died after they couldn't afford health care, survey says

12 November 2019 - More than 13% of Americans -- about 34 million people -- say a friend or family ...

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Hospital sticker prices can rise faster than inflation

12 November 2019 - U.S. hospitals’ sticker prices for two common sources of surprise medical bills have climbed far faster ...

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NZ man Levi Holley selling his belongings to pay for brain cancer treatment

9 November 2019 - It started as a little nagging pain. It turned out to be an incurable brain tumour. ...

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With medical bills skyrocketing, more hospitals are suing for payment

8 November 2019 - When a judge hears civil cases at the courthouse in this southwest Virginia town two days ...

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Innovation and access at the mercy of payment policy: the future of chimeric antigen receptor therapies

1 November 2019 - In 2017, the US FDA approved the first chimeric antigen receptor therapies (CAR-Ts), tisagenlecleucel and axicabtagene ...

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Medibank chief Craig Drummond lashes suppliers

6 November 2019 - Medibank Private boss Craig Drummond has taken aim at the ballooning medical costs he believes are ...

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Aussies struggle as health care costs skyrocket

25 September 2019 - Aussies are delaying crucial health care as a shocking new report reveals just how much more they ...

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The U.S. health care system found a way to make peanuts cost $4,200

13 September 2019 - A new, billion-dollar pharmaceutical to treat peanut allergies is up for approval. It’s simply peanut flour. ...

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'Outrageously expensive': new drug approval will cost Ontario family 100K per year

30 August 2019 - Drug cost jumped from $5,000 to more than $100,000 per year. ...

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'Remove rugs from aged care' to reduce health insurance costs, report says

22 August 2019 - The medical devices industry is pushing back against further reforms to lower the cost of hip ...

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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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Vaccinating our kids shouldn’t be this hard

3 August 2019 - It cost about $600, a frustrating 30 or so phone calls to pharmacies and several trips ...

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Trump administration drives down drug costs for seniors

30 July 2019 - Today, the CMS, under the leadership of President Trump, announced that, for the third year in ...

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