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Trump finalizes rule to require drug prices in TV ads | POLITICO

Trump finalizes rule to require drug prices in TV ads | POLITICO

The Trump administration finalized a rule Wednesday that requires drugmakers to disclose prices in television ads, despite skepticism the move will lower the high cost of drugs and concerns that sticker shock will frighten patients into going off their medications. Under the rule, which takes effect in 60 days, manufacturers must list a product’s monthly […]

Defining Your Value: It’s Time to Change the Conversation | Printing Impressions

Defining Your Value: It’s Time to Change the Conversation | Printing Impressions

A business is defined by the value it creates for its customers. Your price speaks volumes about your value proposition, more so than any other component of your firm’s marketing. As print/marketing services firms build out portfolios of value-added services, they frequently undervalue their offerings. Players in the printing industry have historically had a manufacturing […]

Local ERs eye legislation to address fee transparency | Austin American-Statesman

Local ERs eye legislation to address fee transparency | Austin American-Statesman

Local providers mixed on HB 2041 In western Travis County, emergency rooms are split over the legislation moving forward. Tammy Smittle, CEO of The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center CEO, said the bill promotes price transparency, making it a “win” for patients. Her hospital is an independent, full-service facility owned by physicians. “Healthcare is becoming […]

Girl’s $143,000 bill for snakebite treatment reveals antivenin price gouging | Ars Technica

Girl’s $143,000 bill for snakebite treatment reveals antivenin price gouging | Ars Technica

Snakebites can be painful and scary. But they may seem like weak nips after the hospital’s billing department sinks their teeth in. Emergency treatment for a copperhead bite in a 9-year-old Indiana girl last summer cost a jaw-dropping $142,938, according to a report by Kaiser Health News. The bill includes $67,957 for four vials of […]

Hospitals sue over price curbs | Bangkok Post

Hospitals sue over price curbs | Bangkok Post

Private hospitals have filed a lawsuit with the Central Administrative Court against the Commerce Ministry’s proposal to put medical and healthcare expenses on the state price control list. They said the proposal and ensuing attempts to control the prices of such products and services have damaged their business. Commerce permanent secretary Boonyarit Kalayanamit said the […]

CKPT: Disruptive Pricing Model to Fire Up $20B+ Market | Zacks Small Cap Research

CKPT: Disruptive Pricing Model to Fire Up $20B+ Market | Zacks Small Cap Research

Checkpoint Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CKPT) will be releasing highly anticipated interim data from its Phase I clinical trial this quarter. The readout will be for CK-301, an anti-PD-L1 antibody, which is expected to include safety and efficacy data from approximately 40-50 patients with a variety of tumor types including non-small cell lung cancer and cutaneous squamous cell […]

Guest Opinion: Right track, wrong track on drug pricing | Deseret News

Guest Opinion: Right track, wrong track on drug pricing | Deseret News

Drug prices are often front and center when it comes to discussions about health care, and for good reason. As both a state senator and a pharmacist, I deal with these issues every day on both a government and business level. We find ourselves in a tough spot as a nation. On one hand, we […]

Congress Is Right: Patent Abuse Is Medical Malpractice | Newsmax

Congress Is Right: Patent Abuse Is Medical Malpractice | Newsmax

The House Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee recently concluded its second hearing this month on the soaring cost of insulin. With insulin manufacturers’ price-gouging now leading some diabetics with no choice but to dangerously self-ration their medicine, reportedly leading to deaths, it could not have come at a better time, NPR […]

Attorney General Dave Yost seeks transparency rules for drug price middlemen | cleveland.com

Attorney General Dave Yost seeks transparency rules for drug price middlemen | cleveland.com

COLUMBUS, Ohio—Attorney General Dave Yost isn’t sure whether pharmacy benefit managers are bilking taxpayer money from the state. But he wants lawmakers to pass reforms so he and other state officials can find out. On Thursday, Yost laid out four recommendations for state lawmakers to improve transparency for “PBMs” — middlemen who negotiate drug prices […]

Why Is Florida’s GOP Governor Backing A Bernie Sanders’ Drug Price-Control Plan? | InsideSources

Why Is Florida’s GOP Governor Backing A Bernie Sanders’ Drug Price-Control Plan? | InsideSources

Why is America’s most pro-Trump governor backing a Bernie Sanders “socialized meds” price-setting scheme? That’s the question some Sunshine State observers are asking as Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis pushes a state-level drug-reimportation bill like the one passed by the Vermont state legislature last year. Intended to lower costs for Florida residents, Grover Norquist of Americans […]