Archive for December 3rd, 2015

Investigation Reveals Solvadi Drug Pricing Strategy

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

solviadi18-Month Investigation Reveals a Pricing and Marketing Strategy Designed to Maximize Revenue with Little Concern for Access or Affordability

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Unaffordabe Affordable Care Saves Employers Big Bucks

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Andy Puzder, CEO of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s parent CKE Restaurants, says that just 420 of 5,453 full-time workers offered a $5,500-deductible plan were willing to pay the $1,116 premium. The New York Times reports that insurance take-up by fewer than 10% of low-wage workers is commonplace.

Wendy’s (NASDAQ:WEN) initially expected its health insurance tab to jump by $25,000 per restaurant, but cut that to $5,000 after finding few interested employees.