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He Raised Drug Prices at Eli Lilly. Can He Lower Them for the U.S.?

He Raised Drug Prices at Eli Lilly. Can He Lower Them for the U.S.?

Alex M. Azar II in 2006, when he was deputy health and human services secretary under President George W. Bush. He will begin confirmation hearings this week to head the department under President
He Raised Drug Prices at Eli Lilly. Can He Lower Them for the U.S.?

He Raised Drug Prices at Eli Lilly. Can He Lower Them for the U.S.?

Alex M. Azar II in 2006, when he was deputy health and human services secretary under President George W. Bush. He will begin confirmation hearings this week to head the department under President
Health Nominee Grilled on Commitment to Lower Drug Prices

Health Nominee Grilled on Commitment to Lower Drug Prices

Alex M. Azar II echoed Republican criticism of the Affordable Care Act during a confirmation hearing to be secretary of health and human services on Wednesday.
Trump Likes Drug Price Negotiations; His Nominee for Health Secretary Doesn’t

Trump Likes Drug Price Negotiations; His Nominee for Health Secretary Doesn’t

Alex M. Azar II, who worked for six years in the administration of President George W. Bush, is expected to win confirmation to be secretary of health and human services with support from Republicans
Trump Officials, After Rejecting Obama Medicare Model, Adopt One Like It

Trump Officials, After Rejecting Obama Medicare Model, Adopt One Like It

The goal of a new payment model is to save money for the government while improving care for Medicare patients.
Trump Officials, After Rejecting Obama Medicare Model, Adopt One Like It

Trump Officials, After Rejecting Obama Medicare Model, Adopt One Like It

The goal of a new payment model is to save money for the government while improving care for Medicare patients.
Senate Confirms Trump Nominee Alex Azar as Health Secretary

Senate Confirms Trump Nominee Alex Azar as Health Secretary

Democrats dismissed the idea that Alex M. Azar II might be a moderating force as secretary of health and human services, but Republicans broadly supported his nomination.
Senate Confirms Trump Nominee Alex Azar as Health Secretary

Senate Confirms Trump Nominee Alex Azar as Health Secretary

Democrats dismissed the idea that Alex M. Azar II might be a moderating force as secretary of health and human services, but Republicans broadly supported his nomination.
Op-Ed Columnist: Select the Worst Trump Minion

Op-Ed Columnist: Select the Worst Trump Minion

Some of President Trump’s cabinet members at the State of the Union address.
The Flu Vaccine Is Working Better Than Expected, C.D.C. Finds

The Flu Vaccine Is Working Better Than Expected, C.D.C. Finds

Nurse Nicole Simpson administering a flu shot at the Salvation Army in Atlanta earlier this month. This season’s vaccine is more effective than expected, officials at the Centers for Disease Control
The Flu Vaccine Is Working Better Than Expected, C.D.C. Finds

The Flu Vaccine Is Working Better Than Expected, C.D.C. Finds

Nurse Nicole Simpson administering a flu shot at the Salvation Army in Atlanta earlier this month. This season’s vaccine is more effective than expected, officials at the Centers for Disease Control
The Flu Vaccine Is Working Better Than Expected, C.D.C. Finds

The Flu Vaccine Is Working Better Than Expected, C.D.C. Finds

Nurse Nicole Simpson administering a flu shot at the Salvation Army in Atlanta earlier this month. This season’s vaccine is more effective than expected, officials at the Centers for Disease Control
The Flu Vaccine Is Working Better Than Expected, C.D.C. Finds

The Flu Vaccine Is Working Better Than Expected, C.D.C. Finds

Nurse Nicole Simpson administering a flu shot at the Salvation Army in Atlanta earlier this month. This season’s vaccine is more effective than expected, officials at the Centers for Disease Control
Trump Moves to Relax Rules on Cheaper Health Insurance

Trump Moves to Relax Rules on Cheaper Health Insurance

Alex M. Azar II, the new secretary of health and human services, drafted the new insurance rules with the Treasury and Labor Departments.
Trump Moves to Relax Rules on Cheaper Health Insurance

Trump Moves to Relax Rules on Cheaper Health Insurance

Alex M. Azar II, the new secretary of health and human services, drafted the new insurance rules with the Treasury and Labor Departments.
Why Your Pharmacist Can’t Tell You That $20 Prescription Could Cost Only $8

Why Your Pharmacist Can’t Tell You That $20 Prescription Could Cost Only $8

States are moving to block “gag clauses” that prohibit pharmacists from telling customers that they could save money by paying cash for prescription drugs rather than using their health insurance.
Why Your Pharmacist Can’t Tell You That $20 Prescription Could Cost Only $8

Why Your Pharmacist Can’t Tell You That $20 Prescription Could Cost Only $8

States are moving to block “gag clauses” that prohibit pharmacists from telling customers that they could save money by paying cash for prescription drugs rather than using their health insurance.
F.D.A. to Expand Medication-Assisted Therapy for Opioid Addicts

F.D.A. to Expand Medication-Assisted Therapy for Opioid Addicts

Alex M. Azar II, the secretary of health and human services, speaking to the National Governors Association on Saturday in Washington. The Trump administration wants to expand access to so-called
F.D.A. to Expand Medication-Assisted Therapy for Opioid Addicts

F.D.A. to Expand Medication-Assisted Therapy for Opioid Addicts

Alex M. Azar II, the secretary of health and human services, speaking to the National Governors Association on Saturday in Washington. The Trump administration wants to expand access to so-called
F.D.A. to Expand Medication-Assisted Therapy for Opioid Addicts

F.D.A. to Expand Medication-Assisted Therapy for Opioid Addicts

Alex M. Azar II, the secretary of health and human services, speaking to the National Governors Association on Saturday in Washington. The Trump administration wants to expand access to so-called