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Drug testing in a lab.
Aug 31, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
It is the first study to examine financial conflict of interest in the publication of clinical trials that…
Maulik Majmudar, MD
Aug 22, 2018 | Susan Morse
Majmudar's role within the company has yet to be announced, but he arrives from the Healthcare…
Generic epinephrine auto-injector
Aug 17, 2018 | Susan Morse
Teva Pharmaceuticals is marketing the first approved generic epinephrine auto-injector for the emergency treatment of allergic reactions.
GSK CEO downplays breakup rumors
Jul 25, 2018 | Susan Morse
The reports come as GSK also aligned with 23andMe on drug development work.
Health plans vary in drug reimbursement
Jul 10, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Less than half, 48 percent, of all drug coverage decisions are consistent across the…
CMS opens up smartphone-connected CGMs for reimbursement
Jun 15, 2018 | Jonah Comstock
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will reverse a longstanding unpopular position on reimbursement for…
Medicare Part D drug spending spikes 77%
Jun 05, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Even after taking into account manufacturer rebates, spending still increased more than 60 percent and the ranks of beneficiaries paying $2,000…
FDA issues policies to stop blockage of generic drugs
May 31, 2018 | Susan Morse
Brand drug manufacturers are delaying the development and entry of generics, federal officials say.
Trumps wants drug companies to post prices in ads
May 11, 2018 | Susan Morse
Strategies include increased competition and negotiation with incentives to lower list prices and out-of-pocket costs, HHS Sec.…
Palliative care can yield cost-savings in acute care settings
May 01, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The practice of palliative care is known to make patients more comfortable and now is proven to shorten hospital stays and…

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