Tag: Price Setting

State warned against pharmacy middlemen’s Whack-a-Mole | Record Courier

State warned against pharmacy middlemen’s Whack-a-Mole | Record Courier

As Ohio seeks to reduce costs and bring more transparency to Medicaid’s $3 billion-plus prescription drug program, experts warn: Don’t solve one problem by creating others. Pharmacy benefits managers, who are the middlemen in the process of pricing and paying for prescription drugs through various insurance programs, are the focus of the state’s attention. “They […]

How are prescription drug prices determined? | AMA Wire

How are prescription drug prices determined? | AMA Wire

The U.S. spends nearly $330 billion a year on prescription drugs. In 1990, the share the nation spent for pharmaceuticals accounted for 5.6 percent of total health care spending, but grew to nearly 10 percent in 2016. Prescription drug price increases can lead some patients to not be able to afford critical medicine, causing them […]

Apple’s new pricing strategy: Is it good news or bad news for Android? | Android Authority

Apple’s new pricing strategy: Is it good news or bad news for Android? | Android Authority

Earlier this week, Apple launched three new iPhones: the iPhone XS, the direct follow-up to last year’s iPhone X; the iPhone XS Max, a larger version of the iPhone XS; and the iPhone XR, a cheaper model that is larger than the iPhone XS but with lower-end hardware. Apple revealed that the pricing for the […]

To lure back riders, Railways set to scrap dynamic pricing on 40 trains | Business Standard News

To lure back riders, Railways set to scrap dynamic pricing on 40 trains | Business Standard News

Your next ride on the Rajdhani Express might be a little light on your pocket as the Indian Railways is set to scrap the flexi-fare — also called dynamic pricing — on 40 trains, according to a report in ‘The Times of India’. The flexi-fare scheme is reportedly being scrapped for trains that have shown […]

How Apple got us to pay so much for the iPhone | CNN Money

How Apple got us to pay so much for the iPhone | CNN Money

The iPhone is getting more expensive, and Apple is betting faithful customers will barely blink an eye. Apple has slowly increased the average price of an iPhone since 2007, but with the $999 iPhone X release last year, it made a bigger leap than usual. A year later, after the shock value of a thousand […]

Best Practices to Improve Your Truckload Service and Price | Logistics Viewpoints

Best Practices to Improve Your Truckload Service and Price | Logistics Viewpoints

While shippers face the difficult market conditions of tight capacity and increased consumer demands, they are also being challenged to find transportation cost savings and improve customer satisfaction. As shippers compete for capacity, many are asking what they could be doing to secure the best truckload performance and rates. Why do some shippers receive better […]

MediXall.com Announces Expansion into Prescription Discounts with Upcoming Launch of MediXallRx | NASDAQ

MediXall.com Announces Expansion into Prescription Discounts with Upcoming Launch of MediXallRx | NASDAQ

Fort Lauderdale, FL, Sept. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NEWMEDIAWIRE — MediXall Group Inc., (OTCQB:MDXL), creator of MediXall.com, a new generation healthcare marketplace platform designed to address the growing need of self-pay and high deductible consumers for greater transparency and price competition in their healthcare costs, is pleased to announce that it has entered into […]

How Nashville Changed Health Care for the Nation | Nashville Scene

How Nashville Changed Health Care for the Nation | Nashville Scene

There’s a long-told tale among folks in Nashville health care circles. According to the story, as the industry was blossoming in Nashville in the early ’70s, an executive at one of the larger health care companies was asked how much it cost to keep a patient in one of his hospitals. His response? “Doesn’t matter.” […]

Pricing models will have an impact on adoption of AI in medical imaging | Health Data Management

Pricing models will have an impact on adoption of AI in medical imaging | Health Data Management

To maximize their market reach, vendors should consider offering both perpetual license and SaaS options, ideally with a strategy to convert perpetual license customers to a SaaS model over time, to take advantage of the more sticky and predictable business. Vendors who adopt a subscription model then need to set a pricing strategy that is […]

Tickets for the Blazers’ Season Opener Against LeBron James’ Lakers Are Crazy Expensive | Willamette Week

Tickets for the Blazers’ Season Opener Against LeBron James’ Lakers Are Crazy Expensive | Willamette Week

The second-most expensive ticket for a non-Lakers game is against the reigning champion Golden State Warriors, on Dec. 29, are between $62-$431. For comparison, the Blazers’ second home game, against the returning LaMarcus Aldridge and the San Antonio Spurs, are $23 for the cheapest seats. The high prices for opening night are effectively the result […]