Filter posts

Stop Demeaning the Healthy Dialogue Between Doctors and Drug Companies

A recent report in The Wall Street Journal entitled, “Even Cheap Meals Influence Doctors’ Drug …

PwC Report Finds Medicines Still Small Share of Overall Health Spending

A new report from PwC’s Health Research Institute, Medical Cost Trend: Behind the Numbers 2017, …

BIO Urges States to Use CMS Grants to Combat Discrimination by Health Plans

On June 15, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced $22 million in …

First Zika Vaccine Ready for Human Trials

Earlier this week, we learned a welcome piece of good news in the ongoing Zika …

NYTimes Reports Insurers are Struggling, Their Own Data Says Otherwise

The New York Times’ Reed Abelson yesterday reported on the plight of insurers who are …

World FSHD Day

This June 20th is the first-ever World FSHD Day, a day designated by an international …

Time for AHIP to Finally Join Us And Work Toward A Solution

I worked as an elected leader in government for 24 years. One of the enduring …

ICYMI: The Hill Op-Ed on Ending 340B Abuse

Writing in The Hill today, Ellen Weaver of the Palmetto Promise Institute and Lindsay Boyd …

CDC’s Frieden: Private Sector Stepping up to Combat Zika, Congress Should Too

Writing at the White House blog, CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden says his colleagues working …

Biotech Solutions for Zika

The Zika virus epidemic continues to rage on. Just today, the WHO advised people in Zika affected …