BioCentury's websites will be down for upgrades starting at 9 p.m. PDT on Monday, August 26. We expect the downtime to last no more than 6 hours, and we apologize for any inconvenience.

3:35 PM
May 02, 2019
 |  BC Extra  |  Politics & Policy

Trump administration rebate proposal would not reduce list prices, CBO predicts

A Congressional Budget Office estimate of the cost of the Trump administration’s plans to scrap rebates to PBMs and drug plans in Medicare Part D will bolster arguments of opponents but isn’t likely to deter HHS.

CBO calculated that the proposed rule would cost taxpayers about $177 billion over a decade.

This is slightly...

Read the full 251 word article

User Sign in

Trial Subscription

Get a 4-week free trial subscription to BioCentury Extra

Article Purchase

$50 USD
More Info >