Earlier this spring, CAPD identified some specific policy proposals with a focus on three objectives: 1) easing patient out-of-pocket costs, 2) paying for value and 3) supporting robust competition by putting an end to pharma’s gamesmanship. This is the first in a three-part series diving deeper into each of these areas.

Each year, patients forego needed medications due to cost. In fact, surveys have shown that nearly 50 percent of patients have abandoned a prescription at the pharmacy counter because of affordability. This leads to poor health, negative patient outcomes and significant increases in cost to the healthcare system. …

Coalition for Affordable Prescription Drugs

Our partners work together to provide private sector solutions to deliver value for the healthcare system. www.affordableprescriptiondrugs.org

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