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How Can We Increase Patient Shopping for High-Value Providers? | NIHCM

How Can We Increase Patient Shopping for High-Value Providers? | NIHCM

Why This Study Is Important Prices for common medical services often vary significantly across providers even when similar quality can be expected from all providers. Opportunities for cost savings exist if patients using these services can be encouraged to seek out lower-priced providers. Evidence is mounting, however, that price transparency tools do little to encourage […]

Democratic divide on drug pricing likely in House | POLITICO

Democratic divide on drug pricing likely in House | POLITICO

THE DEMOCRATIC DIVIDE: DOGGETT AND ESHOO WOULD BRING DIVERGENT PHARMA RECORDS TO LEADERSHIP ROLES — Congressional Democrats’ united front on curbing drug prices may soon change: A pair of senior lawmakers who’ve disagreed in the past on the pharmaceutical industry are in line to chair key health subcommittees in the next Congress. Rep. Anna Eshoo, […]

‘We’re Fighting For Our Lives’ — Patients Protest Sky-High Insulin Prices | NPR

‘We’re Fighting For Our Lives’ — Patients Protest Sky-High Insulin Prices | NPR

Last year, Lautner noticed other people with Type 1 diabetes tweeting similar stories under the hashtag #Insulin4All. She read the stories of Shane Patrick Boyle and Alec Raeshawn Smith, two men who died because they could not afford their insulin. It was an epiphany. “I thought, ‘My goodness, there’s more people than me. I’m not […]

CVS to try new drug pricing strategy amid new federal pressure over Aetna deal | Washington Examiner

CVS to try new drug pricing strategy amid new federal pressure over Aetna deal | Washington Examiner

CVS Health’s new pricing model will enable clients, which often are corporations and other large business entities, “to clearly see the net cost of their pharmacy benefit and select their PBM provider based on that criteria,” President Derica Rice said in a statement. “We see a real opportunity to offer clients a simpler economic model.” […]

MPs hear price gouging allegations | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda Politics – Mobile

MPs hear price gouging allegations | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda Politics – Mobile

Putting food on the table is a major worry for older residents, the head of an island charity said yesterday. Claudette Fleming, the executive director of Age Concern, said members had raised concerns over price increases in a recent survey. She said that increased cost can force older people “to go without”. Ms Fleming explained: […]

PRICE GOUGING LAW IN EFFECT IN NORTH CAROLINA | NC DOJ

PRICE GOUGING LAW IN EFFECT IN NORTH CAROLINA | NC DOJ

(RALEIGH) The price gouging law that protects consumers from scammers is now in effect in North Carolina after Governor Roy Cooper declared a statewide state of emergency as a winter storm approaches this weekend. Attorney General Josh Stein notified businesses and consumers today to be on the lookout for any issues. “As the season’s first […]

AAA Says Global Oil Glut is Good News for Gas Prices | Spectrum Local News – Buffalo

AAA Says Global Oil Glut is Good News for Gas Prices | Spectrum Local News – Buffalo

Downstate resident Steve Schoenfeld was in Western New York on business for a few days. While he’s not surprised by the cold weather, he is surprised by the gas prices. “I’m finding closer towards $3 a gallon, and this is the one time I’m buying gas when I’m up here just filling up my rental […]

Newcastle Airport parking: Airport bosses answer your questions after price hike backlash | Chronicle Live

Newcastle Airport parking: Airport bosses answer your questions after price hike backlash | Chronicle Live

The news that Newcastle Airport will double the price to drop off passengers outside the terminal has caused a sizeable backlash. Hiking the charge to £2 for a ten-minute stay in the Express car park is a concern among many of our readers who do not see why the increases are needed. Many have expressed […]

Bitcoin plunges as rout continues to drag down cryptocurrency market | CNBC

Bitcoin plunges as rout continues to drag down cryptocurrency market | CNBC

Bitcoin fell as much as 11 percent against the U.S. dollar in 24 hours by Friday afternoon during Asian hours, marking fresh declines for the world’s largest cryptocurrency. It’s been a rough December for the digital token: Its price dropped 8 percent on the first day of the month. Bitcoin traded at $3,376.27 as of […]

More Bad News From Apple As iPhone XR Price Slashed | Forbes

More Bad News From Apple As iPhone XR Price Slashed | Forbes

In the short-term, specifically through the rest of this calendar quarter, I don’t expect Apple to implement a direct price cut on the iPhone XR, iPhone XS, or iPhone XS Max to consumers. Although Tim Cook and his team are looking to move to services for more of its income, the “iPhone as a luxury […]