Humana CEO: competition and innovation lower drug prices better than just putting a cap on them

20 September 2019 - U.S. lawmakers should also include in their proposals rules that would facilitate greater competition and innovation, Humana ...

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How an 'International Price Index' might help reduce drug prices

19 September 2019 - In gridlocked Washington, both Democrats and Republicans have signalled there's potential for a deal when it ...

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5 people setting EU drug prices

19 September 2019 - Politic’s guide to the policy makers debating how to calculate the cost of cures. ...

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McConnell warns Pelosi's drug pricing plan is DOA

19 September 2019 - Senate Republicans are warning Speaker Nancy Pelosi that her much-anticipated drug pricing plan is dead and ...

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Pelosi’s drug plan would let U.S. negotiate prices of 250 medications

19 September 2019 - Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday released her long-awaited plan to curb soaring prices of prescription drugs, ...

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Why prescription drugs cost so much more in America

19 September 2019 - The US spends more per capita on medication than anywhere else in the world. It’s a key ...

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Medicare Part D rebates ‘substantially’ reduced drug spending, but not enough to offset price hikes

18 September 2019 - As controversy continues over prescription drug pricing, a new study finds that Medicare Part D spent ...

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Price controls for Medicare don't put America first

17 September 2019 - Instead of embracing drug price controls, the U.S. should pressure other nations to abandon them. ...

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With ominous TV spots and a senior ‘strike force,’ AARP launches an all-out attack on pharma

17 September 2019 - As beachgoers soaked up the sun on a balmy August day in Ocean City, Md., single-engine ...

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Prescription drug price gouging must stop

16 September 2019 - How big pharma can be prevented from indiscriminately raising the prices of its drugs. ...

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Wholesale drug prices have been falling, and so have net prices

16 September 2019 - Amid continuing political pressure on drug makers, a new analysis finds that brand-name companies increased their ...

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Biden praises pharma to donors even as he pushes to cut prices

15 September 2019 - Joe Biden praised pharmaceutical companies on Saturday, offering a line that could draw pushback from Democratic ...

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New rules will keep the best medications from desperate Canadians

12 September 2019 - One reaction to recent amendments to the rules of the federal Patented Medicine Prices Review Board, ...

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Germany may have the answer for reducing drug prices

11 September 2019 - American lawmakers attempting to stem spiraling drug costs might find inspiration in Germany, where the government’s ...

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Drug prices get Washington’s attention ahead of 2020 election

10 September 2019 - Pelosi, Grassley push legislative measures, while Trump indicates he will issue an executive action. ...

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