May 23, 2019
The Supreme Court in a unanimous ruling issued Monday ordered a lower court to reconsider its decision to revive hundreds of lawsuits that accuse Merck of failing to warn patients about the potential risks of its osteoporosis drug Fosamax.
May 21, 2019
Amazon in June 2018 announced that it was purchasing PillPack, a mail-order pharmaceutical supplier, but many questions remain about how Amazon will utilize PillPack going forward.
May 20, 2019
The House on Thursday voted 284-183 to approve a legislative package intended to address high drug prices and bolster the Affordable Care Act's exchange market.
May 17, 2019
CMS on Thursday released a final rule aimed at reducing out-of-pocket drug costs for beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans by increasing price transparency.
CMS on Wednesday released regulatory guidance intended to clarify how state Medicaid programs should account for so-called "spread pricing" when calculating their medical loss ratios.
American Health Line rounds up the latest health care news in the states.
May 16, 2019
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) on Thursday announced he is seeking the 2020 Democratic nomination for president, and touted his plan to implement universal health coverage in the city.
May 14, 2019
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock (D), who has advocated for affordable health care in the United States, on Tuesday became the latest candidate to announce he is seeking the 2020 Democratic nomination for president.
FDA on Friday released long-awaited final guidance on how the agency will determine whether biosimilar drugs can be interchanged with their brand-name biologic counterparts.
May 13, 2019
A group of 44 state prosecutors on Friday filed a lawsuit alleging that 20 drugmakers conspired to hinder generic drug competition and inflate drug prices.
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