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Sharona Hoffman

Law School’s Sharona Hoffman explains step therapy method from health insurance providers

To save money, my insurance company forced me to try drugs that didn’t work

The Verge: Sharona Hoffman,, the Edgar A. Hahn Professor of Law, professor of bioethics and co-director of the Law-Medicine Center, described step therapy, the practice of insurance companies prescribing cheaper and less effective medicines before pricier medications.