Tag Archives: Changes

Kentucky governor says it's 'insane' to have to ask feds to make changes to Medicaid

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin on Friday decried both the requirement that states have to ask the federal government for permission to implement work requirements and other changes to the Medicaid program that covers poor and disabled people. “The idea that you even have to go to [the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services], that you… Read More »

Novartis changes NICE's mind on Kymriah, giving CAR-T rival Gilead some company

Payer coverage is key to Novartis’ plan to get Kymriah going, and the company is going to be getting some more of that. England’s cost watchdog, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), has recommended the CAR-T med to treat adults with relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) through its Cancer… Read More »