And to talk about any resulting cost savings. reviews on Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand, D-N.Y., who spoke about health care legislation with some business leaders: ‘Gillibrand found many companies were concerned about the price hikes of insurance costs when it came to healthcare costs. This content can be republished with kind authorization from our close friends at The Kaiser Family members Foundation. You will see the complete Kaiser Daily Health Policy Statement, search the archives, or sign up for email delivery of in-depth coverage of health policy developments, discussions and debates.On the other hand, we believe it is vitally important that the government understand the dangers to patient treatment and services also, along with the viability of community pharmacies, if the federal government were to move forwards with cuts to pharmacy financing. By agreeing to the collaborative transition strategy, they show that they are listening, and we appreciate that.’ The interim contract is the consequence of ongoing dialogue between pharmacy and the Minister and his Ministry officials. It was formalized with a memorandum of understanding between Alberta Wellness and Health, the Alberta Pharmacists’ Association, and the Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores.