To ensure the ongoing affordability of generic medications for Americans, BCBS is committing $55 million to establish a partnership with Civica Rx to reduce costs of generics for consumers.
The mechanisms of pharmaceutical rebates in Medicare Part D and commercial insurance.
Humanity has only ever eradicated one human disease: smallpox. Progress has been made with big killers such as malaria and AIDS but there is still a lot of work to do.
Recent pharmaceutical innovations offer unprecedented possibilities for curing, treating, or preventing a range of diseases. However, patients, providers and payers alike have raised concerns about the affordability and sustainability of these drugs.