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Calif. facing big bill for Sovaldi treatment, study finds

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2014

The costly new hepatitis C treatment Sovaldi is being used in California prisons, driving up overall spending on the drug, officials say. An Express Scripts study found the cost of treating all hepatitis C-infected Californians covered by Medi-Cal or incarcerated in the state prison system would total $6.6 billion. California Healthline (08/25)


CBO: Medicare Part D plans harness competition to control drug spending

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2014

N.D. voters to consider easing pharmacy ownership restrictions

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 27, 2014

CBO lowers 10-year projection of spending for Medicare, Medicaid

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 28, 2014

Mo. pharmacist gets 6 months in prison for fraud

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 28, 2014

Platinum plans are most economical for specialty drug patients

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 28, 2014

Novartis chief: Biosimilars market to take off in 2017

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2014

Lawsuits accuse drugmakers of aggressively marketing painkillers

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 25, 2014

Exchanges draw low-income Americans

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 27, 2014

Judge declines to invalidate new HRSA 340B rule

PCMA SmartBrief | Aug 29, 2014


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