Tag Archives: lower overseas

Trump seeks to base Medicare drug prices on lower overseas rates

10 October, 2018 9:35 am 9:35 am

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump, taking aim at “global freeloading,” said on Thursday his administration would seek to lower prescription drug prices by basing what the government’s Medicare program pays for some medications on the lower prices paid in other countries. Under the proposed rule, the government would create an “international pricing … Read More