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Drugs Not ‘On Radar’ For Medicare Coverage Review, Official Says

This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily

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The director of Medicare’s coverage and analysis group says that, at the moment, no biopharma products are being considered for a national coverage determination. Another official says Medicare cannot use comparative effectiveness data in making reimbursement decisions.

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