Lowering drug costs by importing from Canada.
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.
Three Bay Area counties joined the state of California to negotiate lower prescription drug prices. Governor Gavin Newsom says he's prepared to play hardball to lower the costs.
Allen Martin tells us that Los Angeles County is joining Governor Newsom's effort to drive down the price of prescription drugs. The goal is to use their market power to negotiate lower prices with drug makers.