Large pharmaceutical companies say allowing Medicare to negotiate lower drug prices will stifle innovation in drug development. Read a new op-ed in Harvard Business Review to find out why that’s not so.
On To the Point, the Commonwealth Fund’s Eric Schneider, M.D., and Arnav Shah join experts from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in a discussion of polling data on how Americans view health care and racial equity in 2020 compared to previous years.
The United States is the only wealthy nation in which a large proportion of people lack health insurance coverage. We should all be able to get and afford the health care we need, when we need it. We track U.S. progress toward that goal nationally and by state.
The United States spends more per person on health care than any other wealthy nation, and so do American families. How can we ensure that health care is affordable for individuals, families, and government?