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[PBS News Hour] New Hepatitis-C drug raises hope at a hefty price

JUDY WOODRUFF April 23, 2014   Watch Story Here   JUDY WOODRUFF: Now: Who should pay when drugs are very effective, but extremely expensive? That’s an important question […]

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[Kaiser Health News] Biggest Insurer Shocked With Hepatitis C Costs

By Jay Hancock April 18, 2014   UnitedHealth Group spent $100 million on hepatitis C drugs in the first three months of the year, much more […]

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[CBS News] $1,000-a-day hepatitis C drug approved to treat prison inmates in Illinois

April 18, 2014   Illinois prison inmates will now be able to get a new and effective — but incredibly costly — drug for hepatitis C. […]

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[Reuters] UnitedHealth: New hepatitis C drug costs far more than forecast

By Caroline Humer April 17, 2014   UnitedHealth Group Inc, the largest U.S. health insurer, said it spent more than $100 million to cover a pricey […]

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