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Rebate policy would increase premiums, CVS Health CEO Larry Merlo says

In its first financial report since acquiring Aetna in November, CVS Health reported an earnings loss partly due to the increase in interest expense from the 2018 financing for its $ 69 billion acquisition of Aetna, but in larger part caused by the poor performance in its long-term care segment, Omnicare. There’s a question mark… Read More »

Winners And Losers Under Bold Trump Plan To Slash Drug Rebate Deals

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Few consumers have heard of the secret, business-to-business payments that the Trump administration wants to ban in an attempt to control drug costs. But the administration’s plan for drug rebates, announced Thursday, would end the pharmaceutical business as usual, shift billions in revenue and… Read More »