Federal government appoints chair of patented medicine review board

Intellectual property lawyer takes the helm for five-year term.

HEALTH | February 06 2023 10:48AM
Patented medicine costs published

Minister of Health tables review board’s annual report with the Senate and House of Commons.

HEALTH | November 22 2022 03:04PM
Association raises concerns about proposed patented medicine guidelines

Pharmaceutical association says draft guidelines will exacerbate an already unpredictable regulatory environment.

HEALTH | October 21 2022 10:42AM
New draft guidelines for medicines out for consultation

New guideline will explain procedures used to monitor price of medicines.

HEALTH | October 11 2022 10:58AM
High-cost medicine continues to drive up drug plan costs

In 2019, seven of the top ten selling patented drugs had annual treatment costs of more than $10,000 per year, says the …

LIFE INSURANCE | March 30 2021 12:00PM
CLHIA weighs in on title standards in Ontario

The CLHIA has called on the Ontario government to recognize the Harmonized Life License Qualification Program when setti…

LIFE INSURANCE | October 21 2020 09:30AM
Consultation launched on draft pricing guidelines for patented medicines

Review Board sets out on 30-day public consultations on draft pricing guidelines for medicines.

HEALTH | June 23 2020 12:00PM