Keyword: Heather Bresch

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Heather Bresch

Pharmaceutical company Mylan and its CEO, Heather Bresch, recently came under fire after it jacked up the cost of EpiPen auto injectors--prescribed for life-threatening allergies--from about $100 in 2009 to more than $600.
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Special report: 11 notorious healthcare leaders in 2016

As the people at the top of healthcare organizations, executives are expected to be a positive example for employees and inspire staff to work up to their full potential. Easier said than done for some, as there are execs at hospitals and health systems, health insurance companies, medical device manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies who tarnish their reputation and standing within the community. We've rounded the misdeeds and misadventures of 11 healthcare leaders in this special report.