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Pfizer loses a lawsuit over use of patient copay assistance programs – Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, Massachusetts 2021-10-03 14:19:32 –

MeRetreating to the pharmaceutical industry, a federal judge decided to program Pfizer (PFE) Wanting to launch to provide out-of-pocket support to Medicare patients could violate kickback legislation and is controversial, causing many pharmaceutical companies to pay large fines. It’s a concept.

The ruling was carefully watched Proceedings Pfizer, filed in July 2020, argued that the rules prohibiting companies from directly or indirectly funding the program were unconstitutional. First, Pfizer sought to provide direct financial support to Medicare beneficiaries using heart failure medications. Other programs used charities to run programs that covered the patient’s out-of-pocket costs.

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