Why are drug prices soaring? Policymakers aren’t sure. It’s time they find out

The growth in U.S. healthcare spending has slowed considerably in recent years, with one notable exception: prescription drugs. The amount spent on prescriptions has climbed sharply over the last 2 ½ years, driven in part by consecutive years of double-digit price increases. It’s not just a handful of blockbuster drugs that are draining [...]

2016-06-02T16:20:15+00:00June 2nd, 2016|Tags: |