Magazine Article | October 1, 2015

Recognizing Abuses, HRSA Issues Draft Guidance On 340B

Source: Life Science Leader

By John McManus, president and founder, The McManus Group

It took a series of damning government reports and investigations documenting the growing abuse of the 340B discount program by nonprofit hospitals and generally lax oversight by the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA) that administers the program to finally prompt the agency to issue new guidance on how those covered hospitals should operate under the program.