CMS To Announce Insulin Price Cuts For Consumers As Early As Next Week

By John Wilkerson / June 6, 2018 at 5:23 PM
CMS will announce as early as next week an agreement to lower the cash price of insulin for beneficiaries who choose to buy the drugs without their insurance, according to a source familiar with the plan. The president promised on May 30 that drug companies would voluntarily lower drug prices by next week, but it’s not clear that the insulin-price announcement is what the president referenced. Lobbyists say HHS Secretary Alex Azar in recent weeks has been calling brand drug...

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