A letter signed by 124 patient advocacy groups and sent to the Biden administration urges federal officials to make prescription drugs more affordable. What’s more, the letter lays out five steps the White House can take to reach this goal. Institute cost-sharing caps for patients, including the costs that patients must pay out of pocket for a month’s supply of a medication. Many health advocates and Democrats had hoped that the American Families Plan would expand Medicare and lower drug prices. The expansion already passed in the American Rescue Plan but expires after two years; the new proposal would make them permanent.
At Wellness Axis we want to encourage habits of wellness, Increase awareness of factors and resources contributing to well-being, Inspire and empower individuals to take responsibility for their own health, and to support a sense of community. Wellness can be thought of as the quality or state of being in good health.