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American Patients First

Categories: Headlines,Health/Medical,Prices/Inflation,Statistics

https://www.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/AmericanPatientsFirst.pdf

Subtitled: The Trump Administration Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out-of-Pocket Costs.  Calls for lower prescription drug prices through improved competition and negotiation among Part D plan providers, but stops short of using Medicare’s concentrated power to negotiate for lower prices.  From the Department of Health and Human Services