Stacks of coins with costs spelled out in blocks

New prescription drug price transparency dashboard, report show high and varied prices. Governor’s proposal seeks to improve transparency, data quality for future work

MN Department of Health

“‘Being able to afford your health care – including needed medications - is a critical aspect of well-being and peace of mind,’ said Minnesota Commissioner of Health Dr. Brooke Cunningham. ‘This is a need regardless of where you live in Minnesota and what coverage you have. The data indicate some worrisome patterns of price inflation, and it is important to sharpen our focus on transparency and policy solutions.’” Additional coverage of this story: Data to treat the rising cost of prescriptions - GCN