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Posted in health care, Uncategorized, tagged Ciprodex, co-pay, health care, health insurance, Ian Shearn, Linda Cunningham, Obamacare, pharmacist, Pulitzer Prize, The Star-Ledger, The Times of Trenton, The Trenton Times, Tom Martello on August 5, 2010| 1 Comment »
I got to thinking about health care on a real personal level last night while picking up a prescription for ear drops to quell the ache developed over the past couple days.
After forking over my $10 co-pay, I asked the pharmacist, who offered that she’d filled quite a few of those prescriptions lately, how much the tiny bottle of something called Ciprodex would cost if I didn’t have a prescription. $157 came the answer. I should’ve been sitting down. My knees got weak at the price quote. (more…)