Trump Administration caves to pharma on Medicare Part D 'protected classes' reform

17 May 2019 - The Trump administration has shelved a proposal that would have stymied egregious price hikes in the ...

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Gilead’s $21,000 drug is being blamed for a plateau in HIV prevention

17 May 2019 - AIDS activists, CEO O’Day square off at congressional hearing. ...

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San Francisco, Santa Clara, Alameda counties join Governor Newsom to lower drug prices

16 May 2019 - San Francisco, Santa Clara and Alameda counties joined on Thursday Governor Gavin Newsom’s ambitious plan to ...

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Trump administration backs off Medicare drug pricing rule

16 May 2019 - The Trump administration on Thursday backed off a controversial Medicare drug pricing proposal that would have ...

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House passes legislation aiming to shore up health law and lower drug costs

16 May 2019 - The House on Thursday passed a suite of health care bills that tied shoring up the ...

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Push for drug pricing transparency strikes a nerve with industry

19 May 2019 - Ahead of the World Health Assembly in Geneva, an Italian draft resolution to end secrecy around ...

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Trump just pulled his punch on drug prices

18 May 2019 - Actually cutting health care costs will require overcoming opposition instead of ducking it, as his administration did ...

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Instalment payments could be used across gene therapy space, Spark CEO says

16 May 2019 - In a fireside chat at the recently concluded Veeva Summit in Philadelphia, Jeff Marrazzo said payment over ...

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CMS takes action to lower prescription drug prices and increase transparency

16 May 2019 - Final rule modernises the Medicare Advantage & Medicare Part D programs. ...

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In Washington, a partisan approach to lowering drug costs leaves Democrats doubting their own party leadership

16 May 2019 - Two top Democratic lawmakers are questioning Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s strategy to couple legislation to lower prescription ...

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US drug pricing is in need of an overhaul

16 May 2019 - The structure of the market suits everyone involved, except for ill Americans. ...

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House to vote on bills to lower drug prices but Republicans balk at Obamacare protections

16 May 2019 - The House is set to vote Thursday on a big, bipartisan set of bills to lower ...

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Trump touts Democratic playbook in crackdown on drug costs

13 May 2019 -  Republicans are being pulled to the left by the White House embrace of Democrats’ ideas. ...

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Drug prices in TV ads: how transparent are they?

15 May 2019 - A website launched by pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly earlier this year leads with a daunting statement ...

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CMS issues new guidance addressing spread pricing in Medicaid, ensures Pharmacy Benefit Managers are not up-charging taxpayers

15 May 2019 - Agency issues guidance for Medicaid Managed Care and CHIP health plans that clarifies how current regulations require ...

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