Pharmacoeconomics

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[Welcome Daily Kos readers and many thanks to DarkSyde for the link – btw, if you’re wondering what Terra Sigillata is, click here.] The other day I fired off a quick post on the absurdity of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is proposing to cut reimbursements for two radioimmunotherapy drugs for lymphoma…

Misguided Medicare Money Mayhem

Karl Schwartz is a tireless lymphoma patient advocate who is co-founder and president of Patients Against Lymphoma. Karl also oversees their excellent website, Lymphomation.org. A missive from Karl came in today detailing how the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is proposing to cut reimbursements for two radioimmunotherapy drugs to less than their cost.…

This week has seen the launch of a new health blog by the Wall Street Journal. While I don’t hold the highly conservative views of the WSJ editorial pages, I have found the paper one of the best international sources of information on health trends in both conventional and alternative medicine. The only problem about…