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
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
- 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
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
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
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