Drug copay assistance keeps patients alive and prices, premiums high: USA Today

Drug copay assistance keeps patients alive and prices, premiums high: USA Today

“Leonard Rodgers, 80, Tempe, Arizona, gets help with the cost of his expensive prescriptions from non-profit Good Days,” Jayne O’Donnell, David Robinson, Ken Alltucker and Liz Freeman write over at the USA TODAY Network. “He talks about how he would be bankrupt in a few months if it wasn’t for the financial assistance. Copayment assistance […]

Drug discount cards: Lifting the veil of secrecy (guest post)

Filed Under: Costs, Health plans, Patients

Drug discount cards: Lifting the veil of secrecy (guest post)

This piece is reposted with permission from Costs of Care, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in Boston, which has as its mission expanding the national discourse on the role of doctors, nurses, and other care providers in health care spending, while empowering providers with the information they need to deflate medical bills on a grassroots level. * […]