Private health sector on life support as patients’ care delayed

21 June 2024 - The health insurance industry is facing the growing prospect of unprecedented government intervention in its contracting ...

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Moving forward on Pharmacare for Canadians

24 May 2024 - Pharmacare legislation includes universal access to contraception and diabetes medications. ...

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When will Canada have national pharmacare?

22 April 2024 - Canadians support it, public health demands it, now policy makers must deliver it. ...

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Oh, Canada: US patients don't want your health policies

29 April 2024 - There's never been a worse time to get sick in Canada. Our northern neighbors must wait ...

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Cost plus drugs: an altruistic capitalist venture

15 November 2023 - In a country built on capitalist ideology, it’s no secret that the United States health care industry ...

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Complexity in the US health care system is the enemy of access and affordability

26 October 2023 - Lack of insurance coverage, high costs, and poor outcomes are well documented problems in the US ...

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Key Senate panel to consider PBM, drug pricing reform package

2 November 2023 - A key Senate panel announced it will consider more policies to regulate pharmacy middlemen and ensure ...

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Launch of the Australian Cancer Plan

2 November 2023 - Learn about the new Australian Cancer Plan, which aims to improve prevention, screening, treatment and management of ...

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How health care costs stopped rising

26 October 2023 - For a long time, health care was eating the world. From 1950 to 2009 American spending on ...

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Paying for it: how health care costs and medical debt are making Americans sicker and poorer

26 October 2023 - Findings from the Commonwealth Fund 2023 Health Care Affordability Survey. ...

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We need a public option for pharmaceuticals

20 October 2023 - America is currently facing dual public health crises of record drug shortages and skyrocketing prices.  ...

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Who profits most from America’s baffling health care system?

8 October 2023 - Hint: it isn’t big pharma. ...

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Negotiations for an eighth Community Pharmacy Agreement

7 August 2023 - Negotiations for an eighth Community Pharmacy Agreement 8CPA will soon commence. ...

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Gilead Sciences announces its largest commitment to health equity for Australian and Canadian indigenous communities

23 July 2023 - $6 million USD in funding will help address health disparities among indigenous communities with a focus ...

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HHS announces actions to protect consumers and lower health care costs

7 July 2023 - New report projects nearly 19 million seniors will save $400 per year on out of pocket ...

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