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FTC launches probe of drug supply middlemen in worsening generic shortage

By Alan Goforth

The agency is exploring if the companies that broker drug purchases for hospitals, along with the drug distributors,... Read More

 

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Aetna hit with ERISA lawsuit after repeatedly denying mental health coverage

By Riley Brennan

The suit is part of a wave of cases, including suits against UnitedHealth and Cigna, challenging health insurers' denial... Read More

 

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DOL's EBSA recovered $1.4B in retirement, health benefits in 2023

By Scott Wooldridge

The Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) recently announced that about half of the $1.4 billion amount came... Read More

 

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Judge tosses PhRMA lawsuit over Medicare drug price negotiations

By Alan Goforth

PhRMA argued that the Inflation Reduction Act delegated too much power to HHS, however, the DOJ said the industry association... Read More

 

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Senate committee grapples with AI challenges in health care, focusing on bias, care denials

By Alan Goforth

Artificial intelligence could do more harm than good without careful oversight, according to the Senate Finance Committee,... Read More

 

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Pharma CEOs grilled by Senate over high drug prices, but point finger at PBMs

By Alan Goforth

The CEOs of Merck, Bristol Myers Squibb and Johnson & Johnson faced a barrage of questions on Capitol Hill from Sen.... Read More

 

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House introduces new federal auto-IRA bill for employers without a 401(k) plan

By Alan Goforth

The legislation would require firms with 10+ employees to automatically enroll all full-time and long-term part-time... Read More

 

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Alleged medical supply scam could cost Medicare $2 billion

By Alan Goforth

Patients have been reporting mysterious claims to Medicare for months of catheters they never ordered or received, which... Read More

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Day One Keynote Speaker Announced!

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