Medical Matters Podcast

Medical Matters Podcast--Moderna/Pfizer COVID-19 Price Hikes

April 28, 2023 Season 2 Episode 6
Medical Matters Podcast
Medical Matters Podcast--Moderna/Pfizer COVID-19 Price Hikes
Show Notes

Dr. Peter Brier and Nurse Practitioner Kelly McCormack discuss the recent decision of Moderna and Pfizer to increase the cost of their coronavirus vaccines. While the price is expected to increase (Courtesy VerifyThis.com), vaccines are expected to remain free for those with health insurance.

Concerns are what this will mean for the market, and the potential efficacy of Moderna's Patient Assistance Program. What also does this mean for future vaccines, if required?