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Bill Fixes 340B Discounts For Orphan Drugs In Children's Hospitals; Will More Entities Follow?

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Executive Summary

"Doc fix" bill to delay Medicare cuts in physician pay also says children's hospitals can get 340B discounts on orphan drugs - but some manufacturers are already dropping those discounts.

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