Senate hearing highlights impact of rising drug costs on hospitals

AHA News

The recent wave of increases in the cost of prescription drugs is straining hospital budgets and squeezing patients, hospital and other health care witnesses Dec. 9 told the Senate Aging Committee at a hearing on “sudden price hikes” in off-patent drugs.

Witnesses cited huge cost increases for some... read more

Topic: Advocacy and Public Policy
Tags: Drug Shortages, drug prices

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