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Recently, there has been an increase in legislative efforts for the 340B program. Lawmakers have introduced policies at the state level with the hope that they would prove successful and be adopted nationwide. Some of these efforts could greatly improve the benefits of safety net...

One year ago, The Medicare Negotiation and Competitive Licensing Act was introduced to increase transparency and allow the government to negotiate drug pricing with manufacturers. Recently, the Senate Finance Committee introduced the Prescription Drug Pricing Reduction Act of 2019 to address the high costs of...

Congress has been closely investigating the problem of skyrocketing prescription drug costs and pricing practices. As a result, pharmaceutical drug manufacturers are ramping up their lobbying efforts this year. Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) represents 37 of the countries’ biopharmaceutical research companies and has...

The 340B Drug Discount Program has faced numerous attempts at regulatory changes in the last five years; one, in particular, challenged the Orphan Drug rule. The ruling stipulated that manufacturers are not required to provide covered entities orphan drugs under 340B, but a manufacturer may, at...

Medicare patients could save an estimated $150 million on out-of-pocket co-payments for clinic visits if proposed changes to the hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgical Cancer (ASC) payment system are supported by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for 2019. The...