News Summaries: 08.26.18

News Summaries: 08.26.18

Fortune: Walmart and Anthem partner to reach Medicare Advantage patients: Walmart and Anthem announce a new program with the belief that they can make healthcare more accessible and affordable. “We...

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News Summaries: 08.19.18

News Summaries: 08.19.18

Health Affairs: Step therapy’s introduction and concerns-“This is one of the more significant actions the administration has taken on drug pricing to date,” though there are at least three...

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News Summary: 8.10.18

News Summary: 8.10.18

HHS: HHS allows Medicare price negotiations based on Trump Administration proposal: “By allowing Medicare Advantage plans to negotiate for physician-administered drugs like private-sector insurers...

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News Summary 7.21.18

News Summary 7.21.18

Modern Healthcare—CMS proposal to bring clarity to Medicare provider application: The CMS announced revisions to the provider Medicare enrollment application to add coherence and a more logical...

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News Summary 7.14.18

News Summary 7.14.18

New York Times: Irregular and unpredictable drug prices -- A new study analyzed the disparities in drug prices city-to-city across the nation. While some price hikes were unsurprising, like in New...

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