American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists

Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Insulin Costs

The Senate Select Committee on Aging held a hearing on May 8, 2018, “Insulin Access and Affordability: The Rising Cost of Treatment”. The Chair of the Aging Committee, Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), expressed concern about insulin costs and vowed that the Committee would try to untangle the complexity of the insulin supply chain to determine what is driving the cost so high and who is benefiting. Senator Collins is also the Co-Chair of the Senate Diabetes Caucus. To view the hearing and read the hearing statements, please click here.

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