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  • On April 8, 2019, the Maryland General Assembly passed legislation that which would create the first state Prescription Drug Affordability Board (PDAB) to address the costs of certain high-priced drugs in Maryland. Gov. Larry Hogan has until May 31, 2019, to sign or veto the bill. If he signs the bill or does nothing, the […]

  • Thursday, August 16th 3:30pm – 5:00pm State agencies and legislatures are becoming increasingly active in their efforts to curb large and unpredictable prescription drug cost increases that make coverage unaffordable for consumers and state budgets. Areas of focus include: Regulating pharmacy benefit managers; Requiring manufacturer drug price transparency; Prohibiting price-gouging; Establishing drug cost review commissions […]

    April 20, 2018 | Filed under: 2018 Conference