What's New Archive

Padcev now approved

Calquence Product Info

We are pleased to announce that Sandoz Inc, a division of Novartis

ROZLYTREK™ (entrectinib) is now FDA approved

Merck is pleased to announce that KEYTRUDA

Pfizer Oncology is proud to announce that the indications for IBRANCE

NCCN© has updated the Clinical Practice Guidelines

New combination now approved for CLL

New MAC for NJ announced

Highmark is the new MAC for PA, NJ, DE, MD & DC.
Additional information

ASP Update on Aranesp

by Sandy Victor

If you use Aranesp, Medicare adjusted the ASP for all 3 previous quarters of 2007 as of October 1st.

Aloxi Documents

NPPES and the NPI Registry

Many of you have noted the recent instability of NPPES and the NPI Registry. CMS has begun implementing changes that should eliminate the instability. We expect that these changes will be completed next week.

New Diagnosis Codes

Important: There is NO GRACE period for the new Diagnosis codes. The New Diagnosis Codes are effective 10/01/2007.

FDA Approval of Vidaza NDA Supplement for IV Administration

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DMERC Oral Anti-cancer Drugs

United Healthcare/Oxford

Patients must use LabCorp Laboratories or a local hospital that is participating with the plans. DO NOT USE QUEST EFFECTIVE 01/01/2007.

Herceptin Coverage

Expanded Coverage of Bevacizumab (Avastin )

New FDA Approval for Gemzar in Ovarian Cancer

approval April 2006

Reimbursement Hotlines 2005


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