PBMs Set to Defend Position as Senate Continues Drug Cost Probe

Just weeks after leadership from the world’s most influential pharmaceutical companies told the Senate Finance Committee that pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) were to blame for high drug costs, an assortment of PBMs will appear before the same committee on April 9.

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HB 450 Rewards Drug Makers For Their Part In The Opioid Crisis

The very same day Purdue Pharmaceuticals agreed to pay $270 million for their part in the opioid crisis in Oklahoma, lawmakers in North Carolina filed a bill that would actually reward pharmaceutical manufacturers for exacerbating the plague of opioids in our state. 

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This Time When My Water Breaks, Take Me To A Hospital Without Surprise Bills

By Rachel Bluth for Kaiser Health News

When it comes to having a baby, that bundle of joy may bring an unexpected price tag that can affect parents’ future health care choices.

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