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Aug 14, 2019 | Susan Morse
Part D plan sponsors mainly used five PBMs in 2016: CVS Caremark, OptumRx, Express Scripts,…
Jul 31, 2019 | Susan Morse
Manufacturers have wanted to offer lower cost versions but were locked into contracts with other parties…
Jul 30, 2019 | Susan Morse
The cost of a healthcare breach is about $408 per patient record and that doesn't include the loss of business, productivity and…
President Trump stands with HHS Secretary Alex Azar. Today the administration announced it would not implement a drug rebate rule.
Jul 11, 2019 | Susan Morse
Moody's credit analysts called the move positive for health insurers that own large PBMs.
Jul 10, 2019 | Susan Morse
CMS said it would encourage development of wearable or implantable artificial kidneys through cooperation between…
Jul 03, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Some industry experts are guardedly optimistic about the order's intended effects, but opinions…
Jun 25, 2019 | Susan Morse
At question is whether a temporary cap on funds makes retroactive payments moot, even as insurers upheld their…
Jun 24, 2019 | Susan Morse
American Hospital Association, America's Health Insurance Plans say order will…
Jun 17, 2019 | Susan Morse
Rule misleads patients about their out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs, a factor the manufacturers…
Jun 04, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
The current rebate system plays a central role driving up costs for consumers, preventing them from making informed…

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