Pharmacy Question for the Week of June 3, 2019

Pharmacy Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

What are some examples of self-administered drugs covered by Medicare?

Answer:

Examples of self-administered drugs that are covered by Medicare include blood-clotting factors, drugs used in immunosuppressive therapy, erythropoietin for dialysis patients, osteoporosis drugs for certain homebound patients and certain oral cancer drugs.

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