Exploring the application of cost-effectiveness evaluation in the Japanese National Health Insurance System

21 March 2019 - Japan's Central Social Insurance Medical Council (“Chuikyo”) began in 2012 to examine how cost-effectiveness evaluation might ...

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A tiered health care delivery system for China

22 March 2019 - “China's health-care reform will be regarded as successful when a tiered health-care delivery system is fully ...

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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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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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The policy initiatives Scott Gottlieb championed at the FDA will remain after he departs

18 March 2019 - The resignation of Scott Gottlieb as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration raises a big ...

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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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The Liberals’ plan for Pharmacare? We’re still waiting

14 March 2019 - The Trudeau government is edging closer to announcing its proposals for some kind of national drug ...

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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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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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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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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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China moves to expand cancer medicine access

6 March 2019 - China's recent policy to increase patients' access to cancer medicines has helped more people receive quality ...

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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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