October 1, 2020 - Novartis

10/30/2020 – Policy Notice

10/30/2020 – HRSA Response

Can CE get 340B pricing if they share claims data?

No

Are system owned contract pharmacies exempted from this policy?

NA (if CE owned pharmacy is within 40 miles then it can access 340B prices)

Can CEs with no in-house pharmacy designate a contract pharmacy for 340B pricing access?

NA

Drugs affected by this policy:

All Products (no exceptions)

Policy applies to what entity types?

All covered entity types (no exceptions)

Important FAQs/Information

This exception only applies to contract pharmacies that are more than 40 miles away from the parent location. Any contract pharmacies within 40 miles of the parent location can have unlimited access to Novartis products.