Firms offer discounts to compete with tiered drug plans

Some drugmakers, including Sepracor and Sanofi-Aventis, are offering discounts and rebates for some brand-name medicines as insurers and employers increasingly switch to pharmacy-benefit plans that charge the lowest co-payments. Consumer advocates and medical experts said patients can save even more by switching to generic drugs, which are as effective as their brand-name counterparts.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
MGR POST MARKET STUDIES - 14000001LK
Abbott
Santa Ana, CA
Regulatory Analyst
Delta Dental
Alpharetta, GA
Eastern Zone Sales Director
Regenesis Biomedical
White Plains, NY
Senior Financial Analyst - Growing Manager Care Health Org
Fallon Community Health Plan
Worcester, MA
Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs - Promotional Review
Novo Nordisk
Princeton, NJ