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Deeper Than the Headlines: Lookout for Compliance Issues with the 340B Drug Pricing Program

Posted by CJ Wolf, Aug 7, 2017 11:39:25 AM

340B Drug Pricing Program

The 340B drug pricing program was authorized by Congress in 1992 to generate savings for certain safety-net healthcare providers by allowing them to purchase outpatient drugs at discounted prices. It is estimated that the savings to 340B providers attributable to the program in 2015 was $6 billion.