Although the number of Medicaid prescription drug orders has decreased in recent years, Medicaid spending on such drugs has increased, largely due to high-cost brand drugs. From 2017 to 2022, net spending on Medicaid prescriptions rose by 47%. Federal measures are being introduced to mitigate high prescription costs, including the Lower Costs, More Transparency Act and initiatives to improve price transparency.
Laurentian University is facing concerns about the impact of a cyber incident. The university’s officials are working to address the situation and ensure the security