In CMS
Jun 28th, 2019
Conduit alleges whistleblower lawsuit and feds agree. The Department of Justice (DOJ) intervened in a whistleblower lawsuit against Questcor Pharmaceuticals, now a part of Mallinckrodt ARD LLC, formerly known as Mallinckrodt ARD Inc. The federal government alleges that the drug company Mallinckrodt engaged in fraudulent behavior that directly violates the False Claims Act by using a ...
ASP Drug Pricing Files Update Released for July 2019 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) just released the updated 2019 ASP drug pricing files for July, available at CMS.gov. These files contain the payment amounts to be used to pay for Part B covered drugs in the third quarter. Updated July 2019 payment limits ...
In Billing
May 8th, 2019
To help drive drug prices down, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will require direct-to-consumer television advertisements for prescription drugs covered by Medicare or Medicaid to include the list price – the Wholesale Acquisition Cost – if that price is equal to or greater than $35 for a month’s supply or the usual ...
In CMS
Oct 30th, 2018
The government wants to lower Part B drug costs by matching them to international prices, but it’s neither going to be immediate nor easy. Reigning in Drug Prices In addition to industry efforts make medicines more affordable, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced it is soliciting public comments on a plan and ...
In Billing
Jan 3rd, 2011
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released the January 2011 Average Sales Price (ASP) and Not Otherwise Classified (NOC) pricing files and crosswalks as well as updated pricing files for October 2010 and July 2010. Download January 2011 ASP Files was last modified: July 5th, 2011 by admin aapc...