Rare Disease Day USA

Rare Disease Day®: February 29th, 2016 Rare Disease Day® takes place on the last day of February each year. The main objective of Rare Disease Day is to raise awareness amongst the general public and decision-makers about rare diseases and their impact on patients’ lives.  Learn more about the history of Rare Disease Day. The […]

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Progress toward an HIV cure

A cure for HIV/AIDS is the ultimate goal of rapidly advancing research involving diverse and innovative approaches. A comprehensive collection of articles describing the broad scope and current status of this global effort is published in a special issue of AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, a peer-reviewed journal from Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers. The […]

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The Main Purpose of the 340B Pharmacy Program

Main Purpose Of The 340B Pharmacy Program This is a program that was began in 1991 with an aim of lowering pharmaceuticals cost, pharmaceuticals that were reimbursed by Medicaid agencies belonging to the state. This program is a program that requires drug companies to get into an agreement with the Department of Health and Human […]

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HIV/AIDS and the 340B Drug Program

It was work as usual in the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in The Big Apple. The epidemic of unknown origin was just three days old, and Dr Jim Curran, head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) venereal disease prevention services is in New York City to discover for himself a first […]

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Gaston L. Bernstein Named President and CEO of Physicians Rx Pharmacy

PHILADELPHIA, PA (August 31, 2015) – Physicians Rx Pharmacy (“PRxP”) today announced that Gaston L. Bernstein has joined the organization as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Bernstein, who most recently served as President and Chief Executive Officer for Soleo Health Specialty Infusion Services, will, as President and Chief Executive Officer of Physicians Rx Pharmacy, […]

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340B Pharmacy – What is the 340B Program and How Does It Work?

Have you ever bothered to get an in-depth knowledge of how the 340B Program works and its stipulations? If not, then this a detailed yet direct-to-the-point description of this famous program created back in the year 1992 by the US Federal government for the purpose of regulating prices charged by manufacturers to covered healthcare entities/organizations. […]

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An Overview of the 340b Pricing Program

340b pricing This is a drug discount program that was created in 1992 by the federal government of the US. It requires drug manufacturers to give outpatient drugs authorized health care organizations at a considerably reduced price. The main aim of the program is to permit covered entities to stretch rare federal resources so as […]

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340B Compliance Procedures

340B Compliance Procedures Have you ever sought out to know how a 340B drug pricing program functions? Well, the 340B drug pricing program has been implemented in order to set drug prices at a standard rate, and those manufacturers who intentionally and knowingly charge a higher price for an entity more than the ceiling price […]

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340b Pricing – Gеt Іt Whіlе Іt’s Ноt

340b Pricing Тhе 340b рrоgrаm еmеrgеd іn thе еаrlу nіnеtіеs undеr thе Вush аdmіnіstrаtіоn tо рrоvіdе а рhаrmасеutісаl рurсhаsіng rеduсtіоns fоr sресіfіс соvеrеd еntіtіеs. Іn еssеnсе, рhаrmасеutісаl mаnufасturеrs wеrе аskеd tо рrоvіdе dіsсоuntеd drug рrісіng tо рrіvаtе nоn-рrоfіt оr gоvеrnmеnt-оwnеd іnstіtutіоns whеrе hіgh drug соsts саn bе dеtrіmеntаl tо thе іntеndеd рublіс sеrvісе. Моrе sресіfісаllу, […]

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340b – ACA Regulations

The 340B Drug discount program has ran for more than 20 years using just a few governing regulations codified in 42 CFR part 10. Through the affordable care act (“ACA”), Congress developed several amendments to the 340B program. Among those amendments required the Department of health and human services (“HHS”) to impose a maximum $5000 […]

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