Tag Archives: Price

3M sues New Jersey company for alleged price gouging of masks to NYC officials

3M N95 particulate filtering face mask are seen at a store in East Palo Alto, California, United States on January 26, 2020. Yichuan Cao | NurPhoto | Getty Images Industrial company 3M announced Friday that it is suing a New Jersey company for alleged price gouging and illegal trade practices involving N95 respirators, a key… Read More »

Price Chopper launches ‘Know Your Colors’ nutrition guide – North Country Now

Price Chopper/Market 32 is introducing a “Know Your Colors” nutrition guide on thousands of products in its stores to help shoppers find nutrition information on products in every Price Chopper, Market 32 and Market Bistro store. The “Know Your Colors” program comprises eight nutritional attributes prominently featured on in-store shelf tags and online at www.pricechopper.com.… Read More »

Mallinckrodt paid ‘kickbacks’ to keep drug price high, and stuck taxpayers with bill, DOJ lawsuit says

In its complaint, the government demanded a jury trial that would put front and center the actions of the company at the heart of a 97,000% drug price hike. The price of Mallinckrodt’s anti-inflammatory drug Acthar — best known for treating babies with a debilitating seizure disorder — has gone from $ 40 a vial… Read More »

Senate health committee takes on surprise bills, price transparency in legislative package

Dive Brief: The leaders of the Senate HELP Committee on Thursday proposed a wide-ranging and ambitious package of healthcare bills, including measures addressing surprise medical billing, price transparency, interoperability, drug costs and public health. One bill put forward would require commercial insurers to make claims data and expected out-of-pocket costs available to patients through application… Read More »

Wyden introduces price transparency bill targeting payers

Dive Brief: Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden, D-Ore., introduced a bill Wednesday that would require health insurers to tell beneficiaries what the out-of-pocket costs would be for any in-network procedure or prescription drug they seek. The Health Care Price Check Act stipulates that commercial insurers, as well as Medicare plans, provide an online tool… Read More »

The Heavy Price of Contempt

Sardines are very common fish in the sea, their bodies are thin, but they are almost all fish’s food, but it can kill a huge whale. The way of sardines killing whales is simple. When they encounter a whale, sardines are desperately to escape, and the whale will open the mouth following after the sardines.… Read More »