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@ProtectMedicine

- 1 day ago

Pharmacy benefit managers increase #DrugPrices by pocketing portions of negotiated rebates for patients. They also limit drugs insurers cover by excluding medicines from their formularies. In 2020, 74 treatments were excluded by the largest 3 PBMs. https://t.co/NTXr9EMalK
@ProtectMedicine

- 1 day ago

#Hospitals have been major contributors to rising #healthcare costs. Prices vary by location and healthcare system, but some patients in New York and Florida pay 300% more for healthcare on average than Medicare rates. https://t.co/4iRMf3mSqG via @caitlinnowens @axios
@ProtectMedicine

- 1 day ago

#Biopharma’s rapid response to #COVID19 highlights why the industry should continue to expand access to clinical trials, collaborate during drug development, & use digital solutions to expedite clinical trials after COVID-19 to improve future #innovation. https://t.co/udvorRxwqi
@ProtectMedicine

- 2 days ago

.@LillyPad found that patients hospitalized with #COVID19 recovered one day sooner when treated with the anti-inflammatory baricitinib in addition to remdesivir than patients treated with remdesivir alone: https://t.co/5Bhy2vvh81 #innovation
@ProtectMedicine

- 3 days ago

Nine #biopharma companies pledged to “stand with science” and to uphold the integrity of the scientific process in their development of a #COVID19 vaccine: @BioNTech_Group @pfizer @GSK @JNJNews @AstraZeneca @sanofi @moderna_tx @Merck @Novavax https://t.co/y1gUZ090xz