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Inside the Overlooked Battle Between Drug Makers and Insurers Over Chemotherapy

(STAT Plus) Mar 31, 2017 - In a high-stakes battle between drug makers and insurers, last week it was the drug makers who got a lift, on a little-noticed issue and in an unusual place: Arkansas.

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Winston Wong, PharmD (Posted: April 02, 2017)

quotesAgreed that the individual patient may see relief. The bigger picture is that if the individual patient does not pay the higher copay, the cost is spread across the entire insured population in the premium. At the end of the day, the costs are high and someone ends up paying for it.quotes

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