Tag Archive for: discounts
https://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/Screenshot-2023-06-12-at-10.53.19-AM.png 818 1260 William Smith https://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.png William Smith2023-06-12 10:58:462023-06-12 10:58:46Opinion: Legislature should act on bill to limit out-of-pocket drug costs
S. 609, a bill that would limit out-of-pocket costs for patients paying for prescription drugs, is a clear step in the right direction. Massachusetts should join 16 other states that have passed similar bills to protect patients.
https://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/Copy-of-work-force.png 512 1024 Editorial Staff https://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.png Editorial Staff2023-05-15 09:00:202023-05-15 15:38:49Study: High List Prices and Deep Discounts for Prescription Drugs Hurt Poor and Sick Patients
A new Pioneer Institute study illustrates how the current system of drug pricing and discounts leads to patients with challenging diseases being charged huge out-of-pocket sums to keep other premiums low, effectively imposing financial penalties on the sick to protect the healthy and wealthy.