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DPL responds to HHS Blueprint (May 16, 2018)

The Drug Pricing Lab responds to the Trump Administration’s Request for Information on lowering drug prices with a summary of our findings.
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Originally published on 07/16/2018

The Trump administration released the "HHS Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices and Reduce Out-of-Pocket Costs."

We respond to several provisions in the blueprint and offer comments on their implications.

Read the full report here.

The following are discussed:

1. Value-based arrangements

2. Competitive acquisition

3. Fixing global freeloading

4. Reducing the impact of rebates

5. Copay discount cards

 

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