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Industry Urges Medicare Rethink On 505(b)(2) Policy

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

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Teva, Sun and the AAM are among those urging the 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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