Promoting biosimilars up to health plans, manufacturers, doctors, Gottlieb says

21 March 2019 - As he wraps up his final weeks as commissioner of the FDA, Scott Gottlieb, MD, talked about ...

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Kentucky launches probe into drug overcharges by pharmacy benefit managers

22 March 2019 - Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear said on Thursday he had launched an investigation into allegations that ...

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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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Ohio accuses UnitedHealth's OptumRx of drug overcharges in lawsuit

18 March 2019 - Ohio’s attorney general on Monday said he had filed a lawsuit against UnitedHealth Group Inc’s OptumRx unit, ...

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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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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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Health funds warn they will be on life support without premium relief

10 March 2019 - Health funds are warning membership rates will plummet to 30% and some insurers will go out ...

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Health insurers battle public hospitals over $1billion a year cash grab

11 March 2019 - Hospital patients are getting caught in the middle of a battle between public hospitals and private ...

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CMS seeks recommendations that allow Americans to purchase health insurance across state lines

6 March 2019 - Administration continues efforts to increase consumer choice, promote competition and drive down prices in the health ...

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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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Health insurance reforms to bring more clarity to coverage

26 February 2019 - With only a month to go before the annual hike in private health insurance premiums, many ...

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