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Employers’ Prescription Drug Use Policies Coming Under Scrutiny
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • August 9 2018

The opioid epidemic is causing employers to consider the best ways to ensure a safe workplace, but companies should be careful when addressing


CMS Releases Guidance Allowing Step Therapy for Part B Drugs
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2018

Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released guidance and a Fact Sheet that will provide Medicare Advantage (MA) plans the


The Proposed Medicare OPPS Payment Rule: CMS Gets Tough on Site Neutral Payment
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2018

Topping the list of significant policy changes are efforts by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to expand site neutral reductions in


Disruptive innovation
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • USA, United Kingdom
  • August 3 2018

As the NHS has just celebrated its 70th Birthday, more and more of us will survive well beyond our own 70th birthdays. With medical advances meaning


It’s About More Than Hospitals: CY 2019 Proposed Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System Rule Contains Proposals of Interest to the Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • August 2 2018

Comments on the Proposed Rule are due back to the agency no later than September 24, 2018. Included with a host of proposals related to hospital


Publication Need not be IndexedSearchable to be Prior Art
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2018

Last week, I pointed out that the Federal Circuit faulted the Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) for its narrow public accessibility analysis in


340B Update: CMS Proposes Changes to OPPS Reimbursement for Nonexcepted PBDs
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • July 30 2018

As part of the Calendar Year (“CY”) 2019 Medicare Outpatient Prospective Payment System (“OPPS”) Proposed Rule, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid


PTAB Upholds GILENYA Method of Treatment Patent, Prompting New ANDA Litigation
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 30 2018

In Apotex Inc. v. Novartis AG, IPR2017-00854, Paper 109 (Jul. 11, 2018), the PTAB held that the claims of U.S. Patent No. 9,187,405 were not


CMS Responds to States’ Drug Pricing Proposals
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • July 30 2018

The Trump administration (the Administration) has called for a reduction in drug spending. In May, the Administration released a "blueprint" to


CMS Extends Medicare Part B 340B Drug Reimbursement Policies
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2018

On July 25, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed to expand cuts made earlier this year to 340B-eligible hospitals’