Pharmacy Question for the Week of May 27, 2019

Pharmacy Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

Does Medicare Part B cover drugs that are self-administered?

Answer:

Generally, Medicare Part B does not cover drugs that are self-administered, such as those in pill form or used for self-injection. However, the statute provides for the coverage of some self-administered drugs.

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