Trump's Budget Proposes 340B User Fees, Tracks With E&C Report

February 13, 2018
The president’s budget proposes $16 million in user fees to help the Health Resources and Services Administration administer the 340B drug discount program, a proposal one lobbyist said could end up serving as an offset if lawmakers look to make changes to the program. The budget proposes to tie Part B pay for 340B drugs to charity care . That proposal was included in HHS Secretary Alex Azar’s drug price-cutting plan. However, other significant 340B proposals were included elsewhere in...

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