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Helping employees navigate the high cost of prescription drugs (access required)

Pharmaceutical prices are increasing at alarming rates in the U.S. According to National Health Expenditure data, Americans spent $333 billion in 2017 on prescription drugs, up from $236 billion in 2007 — a 40-plus percent increase, far outpacing inflation. Similarly, a report issued by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association reveals that “single-source drugs” — that ...

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