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


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.