Roundtable: Driving Down Healthcare Costs

March 14, 2016 Peter J. Pitts

 

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Everybody wants to lower healthcare costs, but nobody agrees on the best way to do so. And what about those pesky unintended consequences?

I was asked by Healthcare Sales & Marketing Magazine to lead a panel of three experts on this timely/thorny topic. My co-conspirators include Ben Locwin (President, Healthcare Science Advisors), Bill Soucie (Vice President of Market Access at Xenoport), and Matt Wallach (Co-Founder and President, Veeva Systems).

As the lead-in to the the panel says, "Something needs to be done."

Read the full article to hear the panel’s take on the causes and possible cures for rising healthcare costs.

Download the full article Roundtable: Driving Down Healthcare Costs


Peter J. Pitts  is an authority on global regulatory policy issues and an Executive Partner at YourEncore. He is a former FDA Associate Commissioner, the Chief Regulatory Officer for Adherent Health Strategies, and the President of the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest, a policy institute he founded in 2004.

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