Insurers, Academics Protest High-Cost Drugs, Propose Solutions

03/11/2016 | MedPage Today
Shannon Firth writes that insurers and academics discussed ways to lower drug prices at America’s Health Insurance Plans National Health Policy Conference on March 9. UPMC Health Plan President and CEO Diane Holder and Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan President and CEO John Bennett, M.D., shared their concerns about rising drug costs, including high prices for specialty drugs and lack of access to necessary services and medications due to cost.