Tag Archives: Medicare For All

Drug Company Set to Pay $15 Million to DOJ Over Doctor Bribery Scandal

By | May 4, 2020

Two whistleblowers came forward in April to accuse Questcor of trying to boost profits for Acthar, a medication primarily for infants with seizures. Questcor raised the price of the medication by almost 100,000 percent (not a typo) from just $40 in 2000 to $38,892 today, despite the fact that Acthar has been on the market… Read More »

Colorado is the first state to cap skyrocketing insulin co-pays – CNN

By | February 4, 2020

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signed a bill into law Wednesday that places a $100 per month cap on insulin co-pays, regardless of how much insulin a patient uses. Insurance companies will pay anything more than the $100 co-pay, according to the new law. Source: Colorado is the first state to cap skyrocketing insulin co-pays –… Read More »