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In a commentary for Specialty Pharmacy Times, National Pharmaceutical Council (NPC) President and CEO Dan Leonard takes a closer look at what changes are needed to ensure that value assessments can be useful tools for health care decision-making.
Within the last few years, we’ve seen the development of treatments to cure specific types of blindness, cancers and hepatitis C. In coming years, we’re anticipating the Food and Drug Administration approval of medicines to cure sickle cell anemia, hemophilia A and beta thalassemia, among other diseases.
Health spending is increasing in the United States, but what steps are being taken to address this challenge?