Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma during this year’s J.P. Morgan Health Care Conference doubled down on the administration’s proposal to align Medicare Part B drug prices with international prices, Barron’s reports.
“People feel like it’s not fair to our seniors and our population that they’re shouldering the world’s innovation,” Verma said. “Certainly we are a more developed country, and there’s a role to play, but the differentials are getting hard to justify.”
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