Roche Rocaltrol Medicare Reimbursement Bill Being Considered By Rep. Holt
Rep. Holt (D-N.J.) is considering legislation that would allow Medicare coverage for Roche's oral calcitriol Rocaltrol, following release of a House Government Reform Committee minority staff report on the cost of Abbott's injectable calcitriol to the Medicare program.
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