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Penny For Your Thoughts? HHS Secretary Azar’s Blunt Words For 340B Providers

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Azar didn’t bring much comforting news to attendees at the annual 340B Coalition conference, with a strong defense of cuts in reimbursement for providers who use the drug discount program. But he did suggest that the 'penny pricing' policy will be finalized soon.

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