Most coronavirus tests cost about $100. Why did one cost $2,315?

16 June 2020 - U.S. health care prices are unregulated, opaque and unpredictable. When Congress required insurers to cover COVID-19 testing, ...

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Rising costs explain why Canada is switching to biosimilars

15 June 2020 - Following in the footsteps of British Columbia, other Canadian provinces are working to implement their own biosimilars ...

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Gene and cell therapies continue growth in patients, financing, and costs

5 March 2020 - The number of people treated with approved gene therapies and gene-modified cell therapies like CAR-T cancer ...

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Extended-release drugs could be costing U.S. health care system billions

1 March 2020 - If doctors prescribed short-acting medications that must be taken twice a day instead of once-a-day extended-release ...

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Call to reduce ‘scary’ gene therapy costs

28 November 2019 - Health care funders have been urged to overcome the “scary” cost of emerging gene therapies that ...

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Drug prices to skyrocket with new health insurance company policy, according to Coalition of State Rheumatology Organizations

29 January 2020 - Coalition of State Rheumatology Organizations physicians are voicing concern for patients who will fall victim of ...

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Big drug purchasers predict price hikes driven by expensive new therapies

27 January 2020 - More than two dozen big buyers of prescription medicines expect that prices will rise by an ...

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New fee website shows NSW pays up to 40 times more in out-of-pocket costs

20 January 2020 - Private health patients in NSW are paying up to 40 times more in out-of-pocket costs than ...

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Lilly expands insulin affordability options with lower-priced versions of Humalog Mix75/25 KwikPen and Humalog Junior KwikPen

14 January 2020 - List price will be 50% less than branded versions. ...

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Here’s how tripling prices could save you 40% on your medications

9 January 2020 - Medication prices in the US have gone from wild to insane; from expensive to outright unaffordable.  ...

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California eyes selling its own brand of generic prescription drugs to battle high costs

9 January 2020 - California would become the first state to sell its own brand of generic prescription drugs in ...

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Failing mental and dental health resources driving hospital congestion

10 January 2020 - A critical shortage of mental health beds and unaffordable dental­ services are prompting increasin­g numbers of ...

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U.S. health care system costs four times more to run than Canada’s single payer system

7 January 2020 - In the United States, a legion of administrative health care workers and health insurance employees who ...

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Reducing drug costs is more than slashing prices

8 January 2020 - Starting a fresh, new year with resolutions to improve our health and be smarter with our ...

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Focus needed not just on drugs but hospital expenses to impact health care costs

8 January 2020 - Much is made of the cost of drugs in the U. S., a topic that is ...

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