LTC Pharmacies To HHS: Remove Us From Provider Relief Cap

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg / October 12, 2021 at 6:06 PM
Long-term care pharmacies are asking HHS to separate them from retail pharmacies when calculating Phase 4 provider relief distributions, calling the 10% cap on annual patient care revenue arbitrary and unfair when long-term care pharmacies’ average patient care revenues are 30% to 35% of their total revenues. Long-term care pharmacies are also concerned they’re being left out of the rural provider relief distribution because HHS won’t count Medicare Part D and other bundled payments as indirect payments that suppliers received...

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