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BIO, PhRMA Urge Delay In Part B Drug Price Substitution Policy Until AMP Reg Finalized

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BIO and PhRMA urge CMS to delay making reimbursement rate substitutions for Medicare Part B drugs based on comparing ASP to AMP until the agency finalizes its rules on the methodology for calculating AMP. The final AMP rule is expected in 2013.

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