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Trump Sides With HHS’ Burwell and Democrats on Drug Price Negotiations By Zachary Brennan - Published 11 January 2017

President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday opened his press conference with an unexpected shot at pharmaceutical companies and their lobbying groups on Capitol Hill, saying, "They’re getting away with murder."

Categories: News, US, Drugs, Government affairs

Tags: Donald Trump, PEOTUS, Burwell, Medicare Part D, drug price negotiations

Senators Urge Obama to Take Action on Drug Prices By Zachary Brennan - Published 03 February 2016

Policy solutions to bring down the rising tide of prescription drug prices should be included in next year’s budget, eight senators said in a letter sent to President Barack Obama on Tuesday.

Categories: News, US, Crisis management, Drugs, Government affairs, Postmarket surveillance, Reimbursement

Tags: drug prices, Medicare Part D, government drug price negotiations, Obama budget FY2017

New House Bill Seeks to Allow HHS to Negotiate Medicare Drug Prices By Zachary Brennan - Published 10 December 2015

Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) on Thursday introduced a new bill that would allow the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary to negotiate Medicare Part D prices for either sole-source drugs or biologics and are not manufactured by more than two drug companies.

Categories: News, US, Biologics and biotechnology, Business and Leadership, Drugs, Government affairs, Reimbursement

Tags: HHS, Medicare Part D, drug price negotiations, drug pricing, Schakowsky

Report: Differences in Regional Medicare Part D Expenditures Mostly Due to Cost Per Prescription By Alexander Gaffney - Published 28 February 2012

Tags: Drug Plan, Variance, Difference, Medicare Part D, Prescription, Report, RAND, cost, Medicare, Latest News, pharmaceutical, study