Making Medicines Affordable

Drug costs are now a significant part of the nation’s total spending on health care. This video outlines main messages from our report, Making Medicines Affordable: A National Imperative. The report recommends a number of actions aimed at improving the affordability of prescription drugs without discouraging continued innovation in drug development and looks at a number of related areas including the role of generics and biosimilars, intellectual property, financial transparency, drug advertising, as well as insurance benefit designs. Read the report at