Congress promises to lower drug prices. But patients won’t see any cost savings at the pharmacy counter.
We sort through the facts and myths of drug pricing, how “middlemen” in the supply chain lead to higher costs and real solutions to lowering out-of-pocket costs for patients. Clinical pharmacist and health economist Dr. Robert Popovian dives into the complicated world of drug pricing and simply explains how it impacts patients' health and pockets.
As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month, metastatic breast cancer patient Pam Kohl shares her healthcare journey and what patients should know about the risks of extraversion during scans and treatments.
Dr. Robert Goldberg, “Dr. Bob,” Co-Founder and Vice President of the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest
Kate Pecora, Field Correspondent, Patients Rising
Pam Kohl, metastatic breast cancer patient and advocate
Kathi Luis, Special Projects Director, Amyloidosis Foundation, patient correspondent
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