Corporate Compliance

CMS clarifies discarded drugs and biologicals policy

Compliance Monitor, June 6, 2007

On May 25, CMS issued a transmittal clarifying that Medicare will cover the amount of a single-use vial or single-use package of a drug or biological that was discarded along with the amount of that single-use vial/package that was administered to the patient.

Effective Date: July 1, 2007
Implementation Date: July 2, 2007

View this transmittal.
View the relating MLN Matters article.

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