• NOVEMBER 2016 – 340B INSIDER

    Welcome to the November edition of RxStrategies 340B Insider, a concise communication to provide a quick highlight of updates from RxStrategies’ view. AFFORDABLE CARE ACT – WHAT IS ON THE HORIZON RxStrategies works closely with a number of industry thought leaders to keep a pulse on issues potentially impacting the 340B Drug Pricing Program. With… Read more »

  • CMS orders insurers to accept Ryan White premium assistance

      Modern Healthcare By Joe Carlson Posted: March 14, 2014 – 6:15 pm ET The CMS ordered all insurance companies selling plans through insurance exchanges to accept premium payments and co-payment assistance from federal programs like the Ryan White HIV/AIDS program. But the government continued to urge insurers to reject premium assistance provided by hospitals, drug companies and devicemakers. Full… Read more »

  • Lawmakers call for delay of DMEPOS program

    By Rachel Landen Posted: June 6, 2013 – 6:45 pm ET Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have asked CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner to delay the second-round implementation of Medicare’s Durable Medical Equipment Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) competitive-bidding program, scheduled to take effect July 1. Reps. Glenn Thompson (R-Pa.) and Bruce Braley (D-Iowa) have circulated a… Read more »