Melissa A. Wong

Melissa A. Wong

Holland & Knight LLP

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HHS Issues Proposed 340B Program Omnibus Guidance: Five Things to Watch

The 340B Drug Pricing Program (340B Program), established by Section 602 of the Veterans Health Care Act of 1992, is administered by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of HHS. The 340B Program requires...more

9/29/2015 - 340B Audits Compliance Covered Entities Dental Practice Drug Manufacturers Drug Pricing Fee-for-Service Healthcare HHS Hospice Hospitals HRSA MCOs Medicaid Medicaid Reimbursements Medical Reimbursement Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Pharmacies Prescription Drugs Skilled Nursing Facility

OIG Report Raises Serious Medicare Part D Fraud, Waste and Abuse Concerns

Last month, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a comprehensive report and data brief detailing its concerns about the ability of Medicare Part D sponsors – as...more

7/22/2015 - CMS Healthcare Healthcare Fraud HHS Medicaid Medicare Medicare Part D OIG Pharmaceutical Prescription Drugs Reporting Requirements

CMS Announces Final Regulatory Changes to Medicare Advantage and Part D

- CMS issues final Medicare Advantage and Part D regulatory changes after a controversial proposed rule was announced earlier this year. - New requirements for the reporting and return of Medicare Advantage and Part D...more

6/5/2014 - CMS Final Rules Healthcare Medicare Medicare Advantage Medicare Part D Overpayment Pharmaceutical Pharmacies Prescription Drugs

CMS Issues Medicare Advantage And Part D Final Call Letter For 2015

The Medicare Advantage and Part D Final Call Letter announces requirements for the 2015 contract year, including changes to Part C and Part D star ratings and how CMS will evaluate Part D plan structures submitted for the...more

4/16/2014 - CMS Healthcare Medicare Medicare Advantage Medicare Part D

CMS Issues Final Rule on Medical Loss Ratio for Medicare Advantage and Part D

On May 23, 2013, CMS issued its Final Rule on Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) requirements for Medicare Advantage (MA) and Medicare Part D programs. MLR calculates the percentage of revenue used by MA organizations and Part D...more

6/12/2013 - CMS Medical Loss Ratio Medicare Medicare Advantage Medicare Part D Penalties

Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy Enacts Emergency Regulations Targeting Compounding Activities and Impacting All Registered and...

The Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy (BOP) enacted emergency regulations effective November 1, 2012, in response to the deadly fungal meningitis outbreak caused by drug contamination at a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy....more

11/6/2012 - Meningitis Pharmaceutical Pharmacies

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