Research, facts and commentary on today's healthcare
- Pharma continues to be portrayed as the villain in pricing but there are other villains who are escaping scrutiny.
- The 5 largest conglomerates combining health insurance and pharmacy benefits are on track this year to be bigger than the 5 preeminent tech companies.
- Half of people in fair to poor health are uninsured or struggle with affordability.
- Annual family premiums for employer-sponsored health insurance rose five percent to an average $19,616 this year, extending a seven-year run of moderate increases.