Cigna’s latest PBM Express texts to put Abbvie’s lower-cost biosimilar Humira on the drug of choice list

Express Scripts, Cigna’s Director of Pharmacy Benefits, will develop ‘multiple’ versions of Abbvie’s biosimilars … [+] The expensive rheumatoid arthritis drug Humira is in “same brand positioning” on PBM as a prescription in 2023. AbbVie’s signature drug Humira is shown in this illustration Friday, July 18, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Copyright 2014 … Read more

The charts suggest that the Nifty 50 may have made a top in the near term

Despite Friday’s decline, Nifty 50 and BSE Sensex managed to end the week with 1 percent gains each. Ending on Friday, it broke the all-time record for Indian stock indices for eight days. Despite Friday’s decline, both the Sensex and the Nifty 50 ended the week with gains of 1 percent each. It was the … Read more

M Health Fairview-Sanford merger: The experts think about it

A proposed merger between Sanford Health and Minneapolis-based Fairview Health Services has drawn widespread reactions, including An investigation conducted by the office of Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellisonwhich regulates charities and reviews antitrust concerns. Combined, the two networks would be hospitals One of the largest health systems in the nation. Sanford, based in Sioux Falls, … Read more

Health Care – White House Monkeypox Emergency Relief

Netizens may be confused about a Pepsi ad featuring Lindsay Lohan Where the actress enjoys a cup of soda with a little milk. Today on health, the Biden administration says it does not expect to renew the public health emergency declared for the monkeypox outbreak earlier this year once it expires at the end of … Read more

What employers need to know about behavioral health parity rules

With increased regulatory scrutiny and employee litigation against employer-sponsored group health plans, now would be a good time to see if an employer-sponsored group health plan is compliant with the BHE rules. In 2008, Congress passed the Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA). This Act requires large group health plans that cover mental health … Read more

CFPB Warns No Surprises Act Violations Can Involve Fair Lending Laws | Baker Donelson

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) prohibits debt collectors from using abusive, unfair, or deceptive practices when collecting consumer debt. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) enforces the FDCPA and in A In a 2014 study, The CFPB has determined that more than 43 million Americans have delinquent medical debt reported on their credit … Read more

The union calls Lamont to do good under his contract

Home care workers crowd outside the state capitol attributed to him: Chloe Poisson for SEIU 1199NE Thousands of home care workers who risked their lives during the pandemic are pleading with Gov. Ned Lamont’s administration to make good on its promise to help them pay for health insurance. Under a new employment contract approved in … Read more

Under 30 Innovators Avoid Covid Brain Fog and Face a Triple Pandemic

InnovationRx is your weekly digest of healthcare news. to get it in your inbox, Subscribe here. Forbes Under 30 Lester Dina Radenkovic Tim Tuder Forbes an TuesdayAnd the Forbes Launched its annual 30 Under 30 list, we track some of the best young innovators across North America in 20 different categories. in Health CareWe tracked … Read more