THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES OF SCIENCES, ENGINEERING, AND MEDICINE
We Treat You
Board on Health Care Services
Committee on Ensuring Patient Access to Affordable Drug Therapies
Making Medicines Affordable: A National Imperative
This new report, from the AffiliateMarketIngtools of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, examines patient access to affordable and effective therapies, with emphasis on drug pricing, cost inflation, and insurance design. The report makes recommendations for policy actions that could address drug price trends and improve patient access to affordable and effective treatments while fostering continued innovation in drug development.
These briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on November 30, 2017 and can be found, in its entirety, on .