TITLE

A matter of TRUST

AUTHOR(S)
Dickson, Virgil
PUB. DATE
November 2017
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;11/13/2017, Vol. 47 Issue 46, p0006
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' plan to cut 1.6-billion dollars to the federal 340B discount drug program which was announced on November 1, 2017. Topics mentioned include the potential impact of the policy change on exempted hospitals that obtain drugs under the program, the risks for safety-net hospitals, and the agency's plan to reduce payment for services offered by off-campus facilities.
ACCESSION #
126271041

 

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