MedStar is a Non-Profit with For-Profit Policies; Closes Critical Programs

From The Baltimore Post. The following letter was sent to The Baltimore Post regarding the issue of Franklin Square’s decision to close some of their pediatric care units. It is the policy of the Post to protect the identity of individuals to express their opinion without fear of retaliation. The below letter is published as […]

How a Drug Company Under Pressure for High Prices Ratchets Up Political Activity

By Jay Hancock and Elizabeth Lucas, Kaiser Health News. Above photo: Pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk’s logo is displayed at its headquarters in Bagsvaerd, outside of Copenhagen, Denmark. (Liselotte Sabroe/AFP/Getty Images) Business looked challenging for Novo Nordisk at the end of 2016. As pressure mounted over the pharma giant’s soaring insulin prices, investors drove its stock down […]