The award recognizes an individual whose early achievements in managed care demonstrate the potential for making an exceptional long-term contribution in the field.
Schaeffer Center report found 23 percent of private claims analyzed involved a copayment that exceeded the insurer’s cost of the drug.
CMS Administrator spoke at a USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative event in Washington, D.C., to discuss modernizing Medicare and how to protect patients from overpaying for prescription drugs.
Sood served as the expert health economist for the Committee on Improving the Quality of Health Care Globally.
Laura Henkhaus, PhD candidate in health economics at the USC School of Pharmacy, presented “Childhood Sexual Abuse and Adult Human Capital” during the Add Health Users Conference on the campus of National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Use an interactive graph to see how frequently a co-payment exceeds the price of commonly prescribed drugs and the average size of the overpayment.