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November 12, 2019

34 Million Americans Know of Family Member or Friend Who Died in the Last 5 Years After Being Unable to Afford Treatment

New West Health-Gallup survey finds Americans see firsthand the impact of high healthcare costs, and don’t believe political leaders are doing enough to fix it

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September 26, 2019

Shelley Lyford in Health Affairs: A Civic Duty To Improve Access To Generic Pharmaceuticals

Read Shelley Lyford’s Health Affairs Blog post about Gary and Mary West Foundation’s role in helping establish Civica Rx, the first-of-its-kind venture focused on improving hospitals’ access to low-cost generic pharmaceuticals.



Americans are frustrated with Congress’ lack of progress in lowering #drugprices, and are often skipping prescribed #Rx medications that they simply can’t afford. Read more about these and other results from our national survey with @Gallup via @pharmalot

About 8 hours ago from West Health’s Twitter via TweetDeck


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