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Part B drug reimbursement

In the past Medicare has reimbursed physicians that administer Part B drugs–typically injectable medications administered in a physician’s office–at 6% of the drug’s cost. ┬áThe 6% aims to cover the cost of purchasing and storing the drug as well as administering it. ┬áBecause physician reimbursement is proportional to the cost of the drug, physicians have […]

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