Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Reimbursement Briefs: Medicare Part B, PCORI Research

This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily

Executive Summary

MedPAC will analyze alternatives for Medicare Part B to use “least costly alternative” payment method in lieu of legislative authority; OIG says Part B dispensing fees are too high; PCORI releases draft proposal on research review.

You may also be interested in...



Biosimilars Add “Urgency” To Medicare Payment Reforms – MedPAC Commissioner

Developing alternatives to the ASP-based reimbursement system for Medicare Part B drugs may become increasingly important to ensure the program will benefit from lower-cost biosimilars, Georgetown’s Jack Hoadley points out.

Medicare Part B Drug "Least Costly Alternative" Policy Rescinded By CMS

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has officially notified its contractors to stop using an option to limit payments for Medicare Part B drugs to the "least costly alternative" in a therapeutic class

GSK's Nucala Is Significantly Overpriced, ICER Draft Report Finds

New biologic for severe asthma doesn't stack up well to standard of care on generally accepted levels of cost per quality-adjusted life year.

Topics

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

LL035386

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel