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Given declines in drug prices, the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review’s second report on drug pricing – focusing on a hand-picked, narrow group of medicines rather than the overall landscape -- is an unnecessary and misleading exercise.
In his commentary for Chain Drug Review, NPC Interim President and Chief Executive Officer Robert Dubois, MD, PhD, explores the steps we can take to improve our current health care system in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Real-world evidence (RWE) – information collected from everyday health care experiences – is growing in availability, and many health care decision-makers are interested in understanding and using this information.
NPC was pleased to see its work broadly featured in the Journal of Managed Care and Specialty Pharmacy’s 12-part 25th anniversary series featuring “topics of significance” in managed care.
AcademyHealth and the National Pharmaceutical Council recently hosted a salon examining the impact of the pandemic on health spending and resulting challenges to our health care system.
In a new commentary published in BenefitsPro, Kimberly Westrich, NPC Vice President for Health Services Research, and Bruce Sherman, MD, medical advisor for the National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions, encourage employers to expand their diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) practices to ensure that all low-wage workers have affordable access to healthcare.