HHS Official Implies Administration Not Planning To Eliminate All Drug Rebates

July 10, 2018
An HHS official implied Tuesday (July 10) the administration does not plan to do away with drug rebates entirely and instead is interested in banning rebates that are calculated as a percentage of list prices. “I think there will always be some form of negotiation off of list price,” HHS Deputy Assistance Secretary for Planning and Evaluation John O'Brien said a Pew Charitable Trust event. O'Brien said the administration would like the price that consumers pay to be similar to...

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