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Issue Brief – Missouri Hospital Association

Jun 29, 2015 … The proposed CY 2016 ESRD PPS base …. Expanded Bundle Payment …
chemotherapy as these are covered under a separate benefit … For CY 2016,
CMS proposes that an oral-only drug would no longer be considered.

outpatient dialysis services – Medicare Payment Advisory Commission

on dialysis were covered under fee-for-service (FFS) Medicare and received
dialysis from about 5,600 … system that includes, in the payment bundle, certain
dialysis drugs and. ESRD-related …… begun to furnish oral nutritional
supplements to dialysis beneficiaries. ….. into the payment bundle until 2016.
Second, MIPPA …

End-Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System, Quality

Dec 2, 2013 … delay in payment for oral-only drugs under the ESRD …. D. Measures for the PY
2016 ESRD QIP and. Subsequent …. covered under the DME benefit category
and the scope of ….. included in the expanded bundle of services …

The Growth of Specialty Pharmacy – UnitedHealth Group

About half of spending for specialty drugs is funded as a pharmacy benefit; the
other half is funded as a ….. to patient self-administration or oral medications (
covered under the …. bundles that include both pharmacy and medical benefit

Medicare Coverage of Kidney Dialysis & Kidney … –

Dialysis services & supplies NOT covered by Medicare . . . . . . 19. Dialysis …..
services, as well as Medicare prescription drug coverage. You also may be able
to …

Update: Medicare Payments for End Stage Renal Disease Drugs …

facilities' average acquisition costs for the majority of drugs under review have …..
drugs covered in the ESRD payment bundle, and reflects competitive pricing in
efficient …… of the payment adjusters as a whole, no later than January 2016.

(ABLE) Act of 2014

Dec 1, 2014 … The target would be 1 percent in 2016, 0.5 percent in 2017, and 0.5 percent in …
D. This provision would prohibit Medicare coverage of vacuum erection …
payment for these oral-only drugs in the per-treatment bundle in 2014.

AMCP GUide to PhArMACeUtiCAl PAyMent Methods

Mar 13, 2013 … behalf of the more than 200 million americans covered by a managed …. for oral
solid generic drugs, for august 2012 ……….23 federal upper limit . …… treatment
until January 1, 2016 (previously these drugs had been scheduled for …. drugs.
as in medicare drgs, private payers prefer to bundle payment.

Oncology Reimbursement Update 2016 – Association of Community …

Jan 1, 2016 … mg, oral, and Q9978: Netupitant 300 mg and palonosetron 0.5 mg. …. Table 1.
CY 2016 Replacement CPT Codes for Chemotherapy Drugs …

Chapter 9: Costs of ESRD – United States Renal Data System

of injectable medications and an increase in the use of peritoneal … more oral
medications (primarily phosphate binders) into the bundle from the planned 2016
to no sooner than 2024. … pre-Medicare coverage periods, legislated provisions.

The Cost Savings Potential of Biosimilar Drugs in the United States

lion reduction in direct spending on biologic drugs from 2014 to 2024, or about 4
… small-molecule drugs like statins, oral chemotherapeutics, and antihistamines
…. factors, insurance coverage, and delivery system structure. Existing …. 2007–
2016 ….. make a single payment for a bundle of services, and it may be chal-.

2016 QHP Standards for YHI – Idaho Department of Insurance

Feb 3, 2015 … DOI and YHI developed the preliminary timeline for the 2016 QHP … Carriers
should attempt to bundle corrections identified through plan ….. sufficiently broad
to meet the Idaho benchmark formulary drug count by USP …. The 2016 Payment
Notice proposed rule added additional obligations regarding oral.

Development of the generic drug industry in the US after the Hatch …

Sep 24, 2013 … The key events in the development of the US generic drug industry after the
Hatch-Waxman Act of 1984 are systematically reviewed, including …

Medicare, Medicaid, and Other Health Provisions in the American …

Jan 31, 2013 … MMA: Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization ….. which
covered a bundle of dialysis-related services, tests, and drugs; … to January 1,
2016, and requires GAO to update its existing report on issues associated with
including oral-only ESRD drugs in Medicare's bundled payment for …

Moderate Sedation Policy – OXHP – Oxford Health Plans

Jan 1, 2016 … Refer to the Member's plan of benefits or Certificate of Coverage to … (CPT®)
defines Moderate (conscious) Sedation as a drug … Moderate Sedation Policy:
Reimbursement Policy (Effective 01/01/2016) … the National Physicians Fee
Schedule (NPFS) as Status B are addressed in the B Bundle Codes.

NKF Summary of Final Rule (.pdf) – National Kidney Foundation

Nov 3, 2015 … The rule affects payment to dialysis facilities for 2016 and the … reports to CMS to
show additional expenses not covered by CMS, not all of these costs are
captured … existing drug categories paid under the bundle. … oral medications
like phosphorus binders will not be included in the bundle payment until.

January 2016 Part A Medicare Advisory – Palmetto GBA

Jan 21, 2016 … The JM Part A Medicare Advisory contains coverage, billing and other
information …… 1) Determining when a product is no longer an oral-only drug;
and … Multipliers for PY 2016. Expanded. Bundle. Multipliers for PY. 2016.

2016 Advantage Plus brochure – Kaiser Permanente

Enroll now for 2016. All plans offered … Now, with Advantage Plus, you get a
bundle of valuable dental care … Evidence of Coverage (EOC) for detailed
information about dental services provided under your Senior … Oral examination
(maximum of 2 per calendar year). … (including local anesthesia and pre‑
medication) due.

Employer Brochure for Core Accounts

to bundle them with other Blue Shield plan and … high-quality care with lower
premiums for your employees and their covered dependents. …. As of 1/1/2016
Pending regulatory approval. …. Drug Formulary, including oral contraceptives,.

Medi-Cal Non-Covered Services – Molina Healthcare

68039 cm PT W/LOW DENSITY LIPOPROTEIN Doc > 100 M6/DL 18499
PT Low …