Tag: services pricing

Upbeat sales lift Novo Nordisk as drugmaker weathers U.S. pricing pressure | Reuters

Upbeat sales lift Novo Nordisk as drugmaker weathers U.S. pricing pressure | Reuters

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Novo Nordisk (NOVOb.CO), the world’s top maker of diabetes drugs, reported encouraging sales of its main growth drivers on Thursday as it announced more job cuts amid a restructuring to cope with intensifying pricing pressure in the United States. The logo of Danish multinational pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk is pictured on the […]

Merck CEO on US healthcare system and drug pricing [Video] | CNBC

Merck CEO on US healthcare system and drug pricing [Video] | CNBC

Merck CEO Ken Frazier discusses the U.S. healthcare system and President Donald Trump’s drug pricing plan. Read complete article here: Merck CEO on US healthcare system and drug pricing.

Pricer’s Points: To Capture Your Value, You Must Communicate Your Value | Tim Williams

Pricer’s Points: To Capture Your Value, You Must Communicate Your Value | Tim Williams

The work and solutions provided by your firm have likely created millions of dollars of value for your clients. How much of that value have you captured? When we leave money on the table, it’s not just because we have under-priced the work. It’s also because we have under-communicated our value. Worse still, we have […]

H&R Block announces upfront, transparent prices for all tax prep | NASDAQ

H&R Block announces upfront, transparent prices for all tax prep | NASDAQ

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) will offer upfront, transparent prices starting in January for in person and online tax preparation. This represents an important shift in the tax industry, and a significant improvement in the experience for consumers. H&R Block clients can know the price before tax preparation […]

History can help re-frame California’s current rent control debate | UCLA

History can help re-frame California’s current rent control debate | UCLA

In less than two weeks, as the nation heads to the polls after a contentious mid-term election season, California voters will cast their votes on Proposition 10. The hotly debated measure would repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, which froze municipal rent control laws across California and made them a matter of state, rather than […]

Funeral Homes Respond To Pricing Violations | WKAR

Funeral Homes Respond To Pricing Violations | WKAR

Coping with the death of a loved one is stressful, and the cost of a funeral might not be the first thing on your mind. In order to make shopping around for funeral services easier, the Federal Trade Commission requires funeral homes to give people pricing information early in the process. But in the eyes […]

Understanding Value-Based Pricing in Business | See Girl Work

Understanding Value-Based Pricing in Business | See Girl Work

Good freelancers price by the value they provide to their clients. Pricing by value emphasizes quality and benefits, not quantity or speed. Here’s how to implement a value-based pricing strategy. Since I started my freelance content writing business a little over a year ago, I’ve gone through several iterations of my pricing strategy. At first, […]

Healthcare price growth significantly outpaces inflation | Modern Healthcare

Healthcare price growth significantly outpaces inflation | Modern Healthcare

Healthcare prices continue to rise across the country, according to a new study. Over a five-year period, healthcare prices increased in 111 out of 112 metro areas analyzed by the Health Care Cost Institute. The outlier was Durham-Chapel Hill, N.C., where prices dropped 5% from 2012 to 2016, HCCI’s analysis of 1.78 billion commercial health […]

Drug Companies, Not ‘Middlemen’, Are Responsible For High Drug Prices | Forbes

Drug Companies, Not ‘Middlemen’, Are Responsible For High Drug Prices | Forbes

As pharmaceutical companies have faced more heat for their pricing practices, they’ve found someone else to blame: “middlemen” who extract discounts from drugmakers. But in fact, if it weren’t for middlemen like wholesalers and pharmacy benefit managers, drug prices would be even higher. When Donald Trump was running for President in 2016, he promised to […]

Maryland asks Supreme Court to uphold law against generic drug price-gouging | Becker’s Hospital Review

Maryland asks Supreme Court to uphold law against generic drug price-gouging | Becker’s Hospital Review

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a state law designed to combat price-gouging of generic drugs. He specifically seeks to reverse the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals’ April decision that the law violated the U.S. Constitution by attempting to regulate trade outside of Maryland, The Baltimore Sun […]