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Medicare Proposed Part B Payment Policy For 505(b)(2) Drugs Is Illegal, Biopharma Argues

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BMS, Biogen and other urge CMS to rescind its proposal to reimburse Part B drugs approved under section 505(b)(2) as multiple source products. The proposal would target one relatively small but growing part of Medicare Rx spending and reflects CMS’ ongoing concern with fast rising costs in the program

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