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The Only Negotiation that Matters?

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Economists looking at drug prices under Medicare agree on one thing: without control over formularies HHS won't have the power to drive discounts. One told Congress that instead of giving HHS more power, you should give plans full discretion to set formularies, even in the so-called protected classes. But don't count on that happening any time soon.

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