Price increases of protected-class drugs in Medicare Part D, relative to inflation, 2012-2017

16 July 2019 - In recent years, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has considered allowing greater flexibility in ...

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Bev takes 14 pills a day. She's far from alone.

15 July 2019 - She is among the more than one-in-three Australians aged over 70 who take five or more different ...

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Kamala Harris says ‘Medicare for all’ wouldn’t end private insurance. It would.

5 July 2019 - She favours single payer but wants a role for private insurance. ...

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Democrats clash over ‘Medicare for all’ in first debate

26 June 2019 - The issue over health insurance marked the first stark divide among the candidates, and sparked a heated ...

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It’s a big week for debates about drug prices, whether pharma likes it or not

25 June 2019 - This week’s Democratic primary debates are likely to spotlight health care issues ranging from “Medicare for ...

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Epilepsy medicine worry

24 June 2019 - A controversial change of epilepsy drug funding could see her and thousands of other people with ...

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Pharmacy benefit manager reform: lessons from Ohio

20 June 2019 - Addressing soaring prescription drug prices is a health care reform priority in the United States. ...

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‘Medicare for All’ plan faces steep hurdles in Massachusetts

16 June 2019 - Whether it’s called “single payer,” ″Medicare for All,” or something else, the concept of a universal ...

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Capping seniors' out-of-pocket prescription drug costs could increase Medicare prices -- and premiums

11 June 2019 - Medicare’s prescription drug benefit is known as the one federal entitlement program that routinely comes in ...

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Biosimilar proposal for Medicare will depend on the details

11 June 2019 - Last month, the Biosimilars Forum released a proposal that it said could save the United States ...

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Private insurers are afraid of Medicare for all. They should be excited.

5 June 2019 - Since presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders announced his “Medicare for All” plan in early ...

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Pfizer knew drug may prevent Alzheimer's. Why didn't it tell us?

5 June 2019 - A team of researchers inside Pfizer made a startling find in 2015: the company's blockbuster rheumatoid ...

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Single payer reform—“Medicare for All”

31 May 2019 - The prospect of single-payer “Medicare-for-all” reform evokes enthusiasm and concern.  ...

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Specialty drug pricing and out-of-pocket spending on orally administered anti-cancer drugs in Medicare Part D, 2010 to 2019

28 May 2018 - For Medicare beneficiaries, Part D provides access to prescribed drugs.  ...

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Trump administration postpones some Medicare drug cost proposals

17 May 2019 - The administration says it will not give health plans the authority to negotiate pricing for certain drugs ...

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