Archive for Healthcare price transparency
This story from PBS Newshour clearly shows how important it is to ask questions, and shop around, when it comes to prescription drug prices.
Think a generic drug guarantees a lower price? Not so much. Watch this story, and learn how the same generic drug can cost anywhere from $11 to $455. The best way to get the lowest price? The same way you shop for shoes, or appliances: research online, ask local retailers, and make an informed decision.
Over on the Mighty Casey blog I’ve offered up 1,000+ words of advice to Steve Brill based on his Bitter Pill piece in TIME.
Head on over, give it a read, and share your thoughts – I really would love to know what you think!