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Trump abandons proposal that would have ended certain drug rebates | STAT

Trump abandons proposal that would have ended certain drug rebates | STAT

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Wednesday abandoned one of its signature drug-pricing efforts: a ban on many of the rebates that drug companies pay to pharmacy benefit managers under Medicare. A White House spokesman confirmed the news to STAT after it was first reported by Axios. “Based on careful analysis and thorough consideration, the […]

White House Pulls the Plug on Proposed Drug-Rebate Overhaul | Bloomberg

White House Pulls the Plug on Proposed Drug-Rebate Overhaul | Bloomberg

The White House abandoned a push to end rebates paid to middlemen who negotiate drug prices on behalf of health insurers, a move that could turn scrutiny back on how drugmakers themselves set prices. President Donald Trump has made lowering prescription-drug costs a top priority of his administration, and ending rebates was seen as a […]

White House Pulls the Plug on Proposed Drug-Rebate Overhaul | Bloomberg

White House Pulls the Plug on Proposed Drug-Rebate Overhaul | Bloomberg

The White House abandoned a push to end rebates paid to middlemen who negotiate drug prices on behalf of health insurers, a move that could turn scrutiny back on how drugmakers themselves set prices. President Donald Trump has made lowering prescription-drug costs a top priority of his administration, and ending rebates was seen as a […]

Judge axes price disclosure rule for drug ads | Modern Healthcare

Judge axes price disclosure rule for drug ads | Modern Healthcare

The Trump administration cannot force drug manufacturers to disclose prices in their pharmaceutical ads to consumers, a federal judge ruled Monday. U.S. District Judge Amit Mehta said HHS didn’t have the authority to require drugmakers to publish list prices, a blow to the administration’s strategy to curb pharmaceutical costs. The agency hoped the final rule […]

Speaker Pelosi, seize the moment to make history on drug pricing | TheHill

Speaker Pelosi, seize the moment to make history on drug pricing | TheHill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has spent her entire life immersed in the Democratic Party, so she knows well the history of its leaders’ most momentous legislative accomplishments. Minor tweaks to a broken status quo are not on that list. President Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal is on the list. So is the Medicare program secured by […]

The importance of precision pricing | Deborah Battsek PR

The importance of precision pricing | Deborah Battsek PR

Property Pricing : “Getting the asking price right is critical in today’s market.” says Marc Schneiderman, Director, Arlington Residential. DBPR asked London prime property experts to comment on the he importance of pricing correctly in today’s property market. … Brendan Roberts, Director, Aylesford International “There seems to be an oversupply of new build developments, resulting in downward […]

Pelosi wants feds to negotiate drug prices — even for private insurers | the ct mirror

Pelosi wants feds to negotiate drug prices — even for private insurers | the ct mirror

Democrats hash out a proposal empowering the federal government’s top health official to negotiate lower drug prices, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is taking it a step further and pushing a plan that could benefit even those Americans with private health insurance. A draft plan spearheaded, but not yet released, by Pelosi and other House Democratic […]

Vallejo takes steps to prevent ‘price gouging’ at rental properties | Daily Republic

Vallejo takes steps to prevent ‘price gouging’ at rental properties | Daily Republic

VALLEJO — An emergency proclamation to prevent price gouging and cap annual rental increases at 10 percent has been issued by the city, according to a statement released Friday. Valley City Manager Greg Nyhoff signed the proclamation Thursday. It went into effect immediately. The proclamation is consistent with an executive order first issued by then-Gov. […]

Hospital price transparency push draws industry ire, but effects likely limited | Healthcare Dive

Hospital price transparency push draws industry ire, but effects likely limited | Healthcare Dive

ar-reaching rules mandating industry price transparency could mark a major shift, but experts are skeptical the efforts will meaningfully lower prices for patients without a more fundamental system overhaul. President Donald Trump’s executive order signed Monday directs HHS and other federal departments to begin rulemaking to require hospitals and payers to release information based on […]

Drugmaker secret emails show they colluded to boost prices, NJ claims | app.

Drugmaker secret emails show they colluded to boost prices, NJ claims | app.

A complaint filed filed in May against some of the nation’s biggest generic drug companies was unsealed Monday, showing what authorities said was a bid to collude and artificially inflate prices on more than 100 drugs. Among the allegations: Teva Pharmaceuticals, a company planning to move its U.S. headquarters to New Jersey, routinely conspired with […]