Who’s the Better Drug Dealer?
With all the politicians from both sides squawking out, “We don’t bid out our pharmaceuticals. We’re the largest purchaser of drugs in the world , we don’t bid it out.” That sounds awesome, albeit with the proviso that their claims are 100% false. Here in the real world, prices in the Medicare drug benefit and all other forms of U.S. Insurance coverage are negotiated. Read the entire 2/24/16 Wall Street Journal Editorial here: