StrategyAzar Outlines Drug Importation Plan After Reversing His Position
The breadth of the plan's impact will depend in large part on proposals brought forward by the industry.
StrategyGOP Senators Distance Themselves From Grassley And Trump's Efforts To Cut Drug Prices
Even some Republicans who supported legislation in committee warned they may not back the sweeping package in a full Senate...
FinancePharmaceutical Spending to Top $370B in 2019
Spending on healthcare and pharmaceuticals are expected to continue to grow this year, according to Fitch Solutions.
StrategyTransparency Bills May Have Unintended Consequences
Lawmakers hear concerns about provisions on drug samples, price increases.
FinanceKroger Health President Talks 'Food as Medicine,' Prescription Drug Prices
Colleen Lindholz, president of Kroger Health, spoke about the grocery store's plans to expand further into healthcare.
StrategyBig Pharma Gave Money To Patient Advocacy Groups Opposing Medicare Changes
KHN's Pre$cription for Power database now includes nearly 14,000 transactions, totaling $163 million in donations from 26 drugmakers to 650...
Finance4 Takeaways From Pharma Testimony at Senate Drug Pricing Hearing
Major industry leaders defended themselves against accusations of immoral price hikes, telling senators that they intend to provide patients with...
FinanceHHS Proposal Could Kill PBM Rebates: Some Pleased, Others Concerned
The proposal would end safe-harbor protections for the rebates drug manufacturers pay to PBMs and add safe-harbor protections for drug...
StrategyWalgreens-Microsoft Alliance Puts More Pressure on Hospitals
The drugstore chain's partnership with Microsoft is designed to close existing gaps in care in the traditional healthcare system, says...
FinanceSecretive 'Rebate Trap' Keeps Generic Drugs For Diabetes And Other Ills Out Of Reach
Drug companies routinely make hidden pacts with middlemen that effectively block patients from getting cheaper generic medicines.
FinanceAzar Defends Plan to Lower Part B Drug Costs
Drugmakers aren't just going to walk away from Medicare, he says.
Clinical CareTop Cancer Doctor, Forced Out Over Ties to Drug Makers, Joins Their Ranks
AstraZeneca has hired Dr. José Baselga, the former chief medical officer at Memorial Sloan Kettering, to lead its cancer research...