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    Hart Health Strategies Health Policy Briefing

    February 03, 2019

    SCAI shares the weekly Health Policy Briefing update from Hart Health Strategies. This week they report the Trump administration proposed a change to the prescription drug rebate system. The proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) would eliminate the antikickback safe harbor for rebates negotiated between pharmaceutical manufacturers and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs). In its place, HHS proposes two new and narrower antikickback safe harbors with the intent to encourage manufacturers to offer discounts directly to patients at the point-of-sale.  To learn more.