I KNOW THIS SOUNDS CRAZY, but I just bought a $3000 facial cream. Actually, it's a bit more complicated, but this story demonstrates the brokenness of our healthcare system.
IN SEARCH OF A CURE
The saga began yesterday when my dermatologist prescribed a skin cream that I've used occasionally. This time, however, before Costco’s pharmacy filled the prescription, the pharmacist took me aside and said, “Mr. Rogers, I’m not sure if you are aware, but this medicine costs $3000.”