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The healthcare industry is starting to turn on itself as pressure over drug prices heats up

As scrutiny of high drug prices in the US intensifies, so has the finger pointing about who is to blame. This week, that came in the form of an interview in which an executive at Gilead blamed high prices on pharmacy benefit managers, the companies that help insurance plans determine what drugs they’ll cover and how much they’ll pay.... Read More »

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As scrutiny of high drug prices in the US intensifies, so has the finger pointing about who is to blame. This week, that came in the form of an interview in which an executive at Gilead blamed high prices on pharmacy benefit managers, the companies that help insurance plans determine what drugs they’ll cover and how much they’ll pay…. Read More »

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Originally posted on Express Scripts U.S. Prescription Drug Spending Increased 13.1 Percent in 2014, Driven by Hepatitis C and Compounded Medications The 2014 Express Scripts Drug Trend Report shows highest national spend increase over past decade. Excluding hepatitis C and compounded medications, drug spending increased 6.4 percent in 2014 More than 15 percent of Express… Read More »

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