Healthcare costs

Rising healthcare costs | The star

The overall cost of employer-provided medical benefits is expected to rise to 7.4% next year, from 7% this year, with a general average inflation rate of 2.4%. It will be 8.2% (8% in 2021) in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe (5.6%), the Middle East and Africa (11.1%) and North America (6.6%) …

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The cost of treating AEs due to treatment with CAR T-Cell therapy

Two posters presented at GCAP Nexus 2021 analyzed the costs of treating cytokine release syndrome and neurological events, 2 common adverse events (AEs) of chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy. Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapies, such as tisagenlecleucel (tisa-cel) and axicabtagene ciloleucel (aix-cel), have dramatically improved outcomes …

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Booker, Braun, McGovern and Walorski introduce bipartisan, bicameral bill that would convene a White House conference on food, nutrition, hunger and health

Booker, Braun, McGovern and Walorski Introduce a bipartisan, bicameral bill that would convene a White House conference on food, nutrition, hunger and health WASHINGTON DC – Today, U.S. Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Mike Braun (R-IN) and U.S. Representatives James P. McGovern (D-MA) and Jackie Walorski (R-IN) introduced a bipartisan …

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