Canada to create national drug agency to help cut cost of medicines

20 March 2019 - Canada will create a national drug agency to help cut the cost of prescription medications as part ...

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Private health insurance costs the biggest household spending concern, survey finds

19 March 2019 - Private health insurance costs have overtaken electricity bills as the biggest household spending worry, according to ...

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Medicare for all is divisive (in the Democratic Party)

18 March 2019 - More than 100 Democrats — and at least four of the party’s presidential candidates — have endorsed ...

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What 1 April 2019 private health insurance changes mean for you

17 March 2019 - When the calendar flips to April 1 this year, many private health insurance customers will need ...

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'Have you got insurance?': the US style question finding its way to Australian hospitals

16 March 2019 - “Have you got insurance?” It is the first question faced by any patient walking into a ...

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One in four cancer patients wait two months for treatment, as NHS performance hits record low

14 March 2019 - The number of cancer sufferers waiting at least two months for treatment after an urgent referral ...

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House Democrats investigate Trump backed short-term health plans

14 March 2019 - Energy & Commerce Chairman Pallone writes 12 insurance firms. ...

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Vulnerable and shocked: patients targeted by hospital revenue push

11 March 2019 - A new mum hours out of surgery and suffering from blood loss was badgered by the ...

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Trudeau Government signals it will soon announce Pharmacare plan

7 March 2019 - Morneau says drug program ‘unfinished business’ of health care. ...

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Next phase in effective cost control in health care

7 March 2019 - There is some good news on cost control in the United States.  ...

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Canada should create new drug agency and list of medications available to everyone, council says

6 March 2019 - Canada should tiptoe in the direction of national pharmacare by creating a new drug agency and ...

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Address health care costs not just insurance, says Medibank

28 February 2019 - Medibank Private has told federal Labor it should focus on industry-wide health care cost "drivers" and ...

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After 16 reviews we know how to fix health care, experts say

28 February 2019 - After 16 national reviews in 35 years, the road map for improving the health care system ...

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House Democrats reveal plan for Medicare for all

26 February 2019 - At a recent town hall in California, Senator Kamala Harris, who announced her 2020 presidential bid, said ...

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How will Brexit affect health services in the UK? An updated evaluation

25 February 2019 - All forms of Brexit are bad for health, but some are worse than others.  ...

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