Are Drug Prices Too High? Should QALYs Be Used to Measure a Drug's Value? And Should a Government Entity Be Making Price and Value Determinations? A Conversation with Dan Ollendorf.Dan Ollendorf, Ph.D., M.P.H.,of the Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health at Tufts University Medical Center, is co-author of a new book, The Right Price, A Value-Based Prescription for Drug Costs.
Steven D. Pearson, M.D., M.Sc., founder and president of ICER addresses if pricing of PCSK9 inhibitors put ICER on the map.
Can price affect access?
Are a drug's effect on disparities factored into ICER assessments?
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.