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Doctors Call For Lower Drug Prices With These Changes Aimed at Health Care Industry

doctors drug prices health careOne of the largest groups for doctors in the U.S. is calling for new health care oversight in an effort to counter high prescription drug costs.

A new paper published by the American College of Physicians makes several recommendations the group said are aimed at improving transparency around pharmacy benefit managers — called PBMs for short — in order to provide patients and physicians with “reliable and timely information” on drug pricing.

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Reprinted with permission from - Fox Business - by James Leggate

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Diane Lorden

Is anyone looking into why the FDA spends 10 years making sure drugs are what they claim and yet once they go generic they are made in 3rd world countries without any control over formula and/or sanitary conditions.