Tag: Price Increases

Alnylam Announces Alignment on Value-Based Agreements with Leading Health Insurers and Launches Comprehensive Patient Support Services for ONPATTRO™ (patisiran) | Seeking Alpha

Alnylam Announces Alignment on Value-Based Agreements with Leading Health Insurers and Launches Comprehensive Patient Support Services for ONPATTRO™ (patisiran) | Seeking Alpha

“Alnylam’s proactive approach to working closely with Harvard Pilgrim far ahead of the drug approval date to develop a value-based agreement highlights its commitment to patients, patient access, and delivering meaningful outcomes to the healthcare system,” said Michael Sherman, M.D., M.B.A., Chief Medical Officer of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care. “By virtue of linking level of reimbursement […]

BCers tell gov’t survey they want ticket resales capped, bots banned | NEWS 1130

BCers tell gov’t survey they want ticket resales capped, bots banned | NEWS 1130

‘No teeth’: experts concerned resale price caps won’t be effective At least 53 per cent like the idea of capping prices at 25 per cent above face value, something local ticket broker Kingsley Bailey says is unrealistic, even though he supports the idea. “There’s no teeth in that because there’s an unlevel playing field. They […]

People in Carmarthen urged to boycott cinema over “horrendous” ticket prices | Wales Online

People in Carmarthen urged to boycott cinema over “horrendous” ticket prices | Wales Online

Reacting to news of the boycott, the cinema chain says that it offers “a number of discounted opportunities” and that customers can contact them if they want help in “understanding how to access these deals”. This response has further angered a group that has recently been set up to highlight the disparity in cost that […]

Bitcoin price LIVE: $43 billion in crypto value wiped in a five day rout | Express

Bitcoin price LIVE: $43 billion in crypto value wiped in a five day rout | Express

Despite small gains in the late hours of the weekend, the cryptocurrency market suffered heavy losses last week. Prices appear to have found stability this morning, but most of the market has made a loss on the day. Bitcoin increased 0.63 percent to trade for $6,384.25, while Ethereum fell 2.67 percent to trade at $317.69. […]

Cloud Pricing Comparison 2018 | ParkMyCloud

Cloud Pricing Comparison 2018 | ParkMyCloud

Compiling a cloud pricing comparison in 2018 is not easy. The three major cloud providers reduce their prices on a regular basis, and they also each offer unique pricing models and differing discount options, making it hard to find an “apples-for-apples” cloud pricing comparison. In addition to fluid prices, pricing models and discount options, the […]

HHS Secretary Alex Azar warns drug makers to pay full Medicaid rebate amount | MDLinx

HHS Secretary Alex Azar warns drug makers to pay full Medicaid rebate amount | MDLinx

“In fact, I am pleased to announce here, to all of you, that HHS is issuing a guidance today to drug manufacturers that will ensure they are paying the full Medicaid rebates they owe on certain prescription drugs,” HHS Secretary Alex Azar said Thursday during the 45th American Legislative Exchange Council Annual Meeting in New […]

MoviePass Now Restricted To Two Films | Dark Horizons

MoviePass Now Restricted To Two Films | Dark Horizons

Essentially it means customers trying to check in to movies for theaters that don’t offer e-ticketing options (ie. most of them) are forced to choose between only two movies. Most were given the option of either “Slender Man” or “Mission: Impossible – Fallout,” while others had “The Spy Who Dumped Me” or “Slender Man” instead. […]

3 Reasons MoviePass Is Flailing | Nasdaq

3 Reasons MoviePass Is Flailing | Nasdaq

Sometimes a deal can truly be too good to be true. Such is the case with Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. ‘s (NASDAQ: HMNY) MoviePass. The attempt to bring an on-demand subscription model to movies hasn’t been working out for the company, as shares have plunged to under a dime as of this writing. Since […]

Push For Hospital Price Transparency Continues | The National Review

Push For Hospital Price Transparency Continues | The National Review

As discussed in our previous blog, “CMS Pushes for Hospital Price Transparency in Proposed Rule”, on April 24, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) announced a proposed rule (CMS-1694-P) aimed at empowering patients through better access to hospital charge information. In an effort to fulfill the proposed rule’s objective, CMS suggested an […]

Can dynamic pricing help ease Pittsburghers’ parking headaches? | PublicSource

Can dynamic pricing help ease Pittsburghers’ parking headaches? | PublicSource

Cities, including Pittsburgh, have tried to make parking more available by requiring developers to include a certain number of off-street parking spaces per unit of each new building. However, one recent study suggests that having too many parking spaces encourages driving and contributes to problems like air pollution and rising housing costs. The price of building and […]