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Trump Administration withdraws drug rebate rule

President Trump stands with HHS Secretary Alex Azar. Today the administration announced it would not implement a drug rebate rule. The Trump Administration has pulled back on its proposal to eliminate safe harbor protections for rebates paid by pharmaceutical manufacturers to pharmacy benefit managers and health plans participating in Medicare and Medicaid. “Based on careful… Read More »

Merck scouts replacements for CEO Frazier less than a year after scrapping retirement rule: report

It was less than a year ago that Merck’s board scrapped a policy that CEOs must retire at the age of 65 in a move designed to keep Ken Frazier around longer. Now, the company is scouting replacements for the long-tenured helmsman, Bloomberg reports.  Merck is preparing for Frazier’s exit and has kicked off a… Read More »