Bloomberg Law
Nov. 15, 2019, 8:49 PMUpdated: Nov. 15, 2019, 10:06 PM

Insurers to Disclose Drug Copays, Treatment Terms Under Proposal (1)

Shira Stein
Shira Stein

Insurance companies could be required to disclose the amount that patients are responsible for paying for their prescription drugs as part of a proposal from the Trump administration.

Patients could take action on the information if they have it while in treatment and share it with their doctors, Rachel Sachs, a law professor at the Washington University in St. Louis who studies drug pricing, said.

That would be a change from now. However, patients may still not have those real-time conversations with doctors about what they’re paying for drugs, Mike Strazzella, leader of the federal government relations department at Buchanan, ...

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