White House reviews rule for 340B dispute resolution

Modern Healthcare: The White House budget office is reviewing a final rule that could establish a long-awaited dispute resolution process for the 340B drug discount program.

The move comes amid heated conflict in recent months between providers and drugmakers over providers' use of contract pharmacies. Community health centers sued last month to force HHS to expedite creation of such a process, as providers have limited ability to directly sue drugmakers in court.

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