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340B in the News

18 Jul Statement from 340BMatters on House Congressional Oversight Hearing

340B Matters, a coalition of stakeholders interested in preserving the intent and the integrity of the 340B program, released the following statement in the wake of the today’s House congressional oversight hearing on the 340B program: 340B Matters strongly supports responsible oversight and full transparency of...

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18 Jul The Hill: A drug discount program that punches above its weight

When Debbie Scott from Alabama was diagnosed with colon cancer, she had no insurance and wasn’t sure how she would pay for treatment. Fortunately, she turned to Monroe County Hospital, which participates in the 340B drug discount program. For 25 years, 340B has been helping...

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13 Jul Modern Healthcare: Trump may be backing off from plan to scale down 340B

Hospital lobbying groups say they're hearing President Donald Trump may be backing off plans to scale back a federal program that requires drugmakers to give discounted products to hospitals that treat a high number of poor patients. Read More: http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20170712/NEWS/170719964...

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02 May The Hill: A program that works exactly as intended

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” might be a cliché, but when it comes to healthcare policy, it’s sage wisdom. It certainly applies to a small but critically important drug discount program with a quarter century of success at supporting safety-net health providers and...

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