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Eli Lilly CEO on Price Transparency, Loxo Acquisition [Video] | Bloomberg

Eli Lilly CEO on Price Transparency, Loxo Acquisition [Video] | Bloomberg

Dave Ricks, chief executive officer at Eli Lilly, discusses drug price transparency, the purchase of Loxo Oncology, and adding to the company’s pipeline via acquisitions. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Taylor Riggs on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg) Read complete article here: Eli Lilly CEO on Price Transparency, Loxo Acquisition – Bloomberg.

Drugmaker Won’t Put Price in TV Ads, But Patients Can Look It Up | Bloomberg

Drugmaker Won’t Put Price in TV Ads, But Patients Can Look It Up | Bloomberg

Eli Lilly & Co. won’t put the price of its prescription drugs in television ads, as the Trump administration has called for pharmaceutical companies to do, but will instead offer patients a link to a website with information about prescription costs. Starting Tuesday morning, the Indianapolis-based maker of popular diabetes treatments will start airing television […]

Hospitals vary in publishing CMS chargemaster prices | Modern Healthcare Transformation Hub – Modern Healthcare

Hospitals vary in publishing CMS chargemaster prices | Modern Healthcare Transformation Hub – Modern Healthcare

Price transparency stumbled out of the gate last week as hospitals complied with a new CMS requirement to publish their lengthy list of retail charges for individual services and diagnosis-related groups in online spreadsheets by the first of the year. Some hospitals, such Northwestern Memorial in Chicago, posted a link to their charges right on […]

East Texas hospitals discuss new price transparency requirement [Video] | KLTV

East Texas hospitals discuss new price transparency requirement [Video] | KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) – A new hospital price transparency rule went into effect at the first of the year. but just how helpful is the new requirement? For the most part, East Texas hospitals we talked to say while they support transparency, this is a complex issue that might not be easy for patients to […]

Local hospitals post prices online | Daily Independent

Local hospitals post prices online | Daily Independent

ASHLAND King’s Daughters Medical Center and Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital have joined hospitals across the nation in posting their standard prices online. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has required all hospitals to do so, starting on Jan. 1. The change mandates that all information online should in machine-readable format that can be […]

Zuckerberg San Francisco General’s aggressive tactics leave patients with big bills | Vox

Zuckerberg San Francisco General’s aggressive tactics leave patients with big bills | Vox

Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG), recently renamed for the Facebook founder after he donated $75 million, is the largest public hospital in San Francisco and the city’s only top-tier trauma center. But it doesn’t participate in the networks of any private health insurers — a surprise patients like Dang learn after assuming their coverage includes […]

Drug makers resist pressure from Washington on prices | ABC7 News

Drug makers resist pressure from Washington on prices | ABC7 News

President Donald Trump and Democratic lawmakers alike are pressuring drug makers to lower prices, but they don’t seem to be listening. Sixty pharmaceutical companies kicked off 2019 by raising list prices on nearly 300 drugs, according to an analysis by Rx Savings Solutions. And more drug manufacturers are expected to quietly follow suit in coming […]

Drugmakers shrug off Trump tweets and kick off 2019 with big price hikes | Salon

Drugmakers shrug off Trump tweets and kick off 2019 with big price hikes | Salon

Dozens of drugmakers are kicking off the new year by raising the prices of their medicines despite President Trump’s tweets threatening to take action against the companies. According to Reuters, 28 drugmakers notified California agencies in November that they planned to raise prices within 60 days or longer, as required by state law. The law […]

JP Morgan preview – price hikes come back with a bang in 2019 | Evaluate

JP Morgan preview – price hikes come back with a bang in 2019 | Evaluate

If 2018 was the year of biopharma pricing temperance it looks like the industry is back to business as usual for 2019. Several biopharma companies rang in the New Year with price hikes, and investors will watch out for more at next week’s JP Morgan healthcare conference. The conference, often described as the barometer for the year ahead, […]

Listing ‘suggested prices’ of health care could hurt patients | register-herald.com

Listing ‘suggested prices’ of health care could hurt patients | register-herald.com

Dr. Ira Nash, senior vice president and executive director of Northwell Health Physician Partners in New York, told NBC that almost nobody pays the charges that are indicated on the price list. The real prices are the result of negotiations with insurance companies and those are not published, he added. Each patient’s copays, coinsurance and deductibles […]