Archive for January 4th, 2018

Congress Outlaws Health Insurance – Workers Rejoice Over New Found Wealth

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

If 17.5% of GDP could be transferred to workers tomorrow, and health insurance outlawed, you would see……………………

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Made in China: New and Potentially Lifesaving Drugs

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

One new drug promises to stop cancer from spreading to other organs. Another would treat blood cancer. A third would use the body’s immune system to kill tumors.

All three show encouraging results, and need just one more step to be approved for use in the United States. The drugs have something else in common: They were created in China.

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Pharma’s Utilizes Blame Game Strategies To Defend High Prices

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Public anger over pharma price gouging is running high…………”More than one-third of the list price of a medicine is rebated back to middlemen, like insurers and pharmacy benefit managers.”

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340(b) Hospitals Vow Fight Over Program Cuts

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Hospital groups are vowing to push forward with a fight against the Trump administration over changes to a federal drug discount program following a setback last week…………….

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Caught

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

3 weeks ago the facility quoted us billed charges of over $13,000 per dose for the patient’s chemotherapy drugs. We know the Wholesale Aquisition Cost of those drugs is under $700 per dose. (Thank you micromedex!) .

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