Inside Drug Pricing - 02/10/2020

House’s Handling Of Surprise Billing Has Implications For Drug Pricing As Trump Seeks Legislation

By John Wilkerson, Ariel Cohen / February 10, 2020 at 3:12 PM
This week we’ll get a sense of whether House lawmakers can quickly agree on surprise billing legislation so they can move on to negotiating a legislation fix to high drug prices that the president is relying on in his proposed 2021 budget . President Donald Trump omitted HHS’ biggest drug price initiative from his State of the Union address, his HHS secretary did likewise in the State of the Department address two days later, then the budget failed to include...

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