• HRSA Policy Release – Audits

    HRSA OPA Policy Release Update The Office of Pharmacy Affairs (OPA) has revised Policy Release 2012-1 titled “Clarification of HRSA Audits of 340B Covered Entities.” The release was revised to remove the OMB Circular A-133 (A-133) audit component from OPA’s oversight strategies due to a number of concerns.  View Details 

  • HRSA 340B Registration opens

    Open registration for the 340B program begins on April 1 and runs through the 15th.  Eligible entities who want to participate in the 340B discounted drug pricing program must register with HRSA in order to access the program.  Activation of the registration takes place on July 1.  Additional open registrations for 2013 will take place… Read more »

  • United States: Health Reform Update: Focus on Prescription Drug Price Regulation

    PHS 340B Program Proposed Amendments The Senate Finance committee bill (S. 1679) and the House bill contain provisions which would significantly expand the PHS 340B discount program. Under that program, manufacturers may not charge “covered entities” for covered outpatient drugs more than a maximum discounted price that is equal to the difference between a drug’s… Read more »