Q&A: Dr. John Bennett on Drug Pricing and Other Threats to Health Care

In an interview with the Albany Business Review, Dr. John Bennett, CEO of Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan, highlighted several impacts of rising drug costs. Dr. Bennett notes that rising drug prices limit patients’ access to treatments. Dr. Bennett suggests serious enforcement of existing pharmaceutical laws, as well as exploration of the applicability of general anti-competitive laws, to help bring drug costs down.