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Sep 11, 2017, 17:58 ET Physician Groups Urge CMS to Adopt Unique Billing Codes for Biosimilar Reimbursement Policy

Today, the Biologics Prescribers Collaborative (BPC) and five other groups representing a broad spectrum of physicians who prescribe biologics,...


May 22, 2017, 05:32 ET Physician Groups Applaud FDA for Thoughtful Draft Guidance on Interchangeability, Urge for Robust Data to Demonstrate Biosimilarity

Biologics Prescribers Collaborative (BPC) applauds the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its careful consideration of interchangeability...


Jan 13, 2017, 05:35 ET Physician Groups Applaud FDA for Distinguishable Biologics Naming; Disappointed in 'Random' Suffix That Could Weaken Achievement

Biologics Prescribers Collaborative (BPC) applauds the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for issuing final guidance calling for...


Aug 02, 2016, 16:07 ET Physician Groups Applaud FDA on Biosimilar Labeling, Urge For Greater Transparency To Ensure Patient Safety

On Tuesday, August 2, 2016, eight groups representing a broad spectrum of biologic prescribers – Alliance for Patient Access, American...


Jun 13, 2016, 14:19 ET Physician Groups Support Bill Providing Authority to FDA on Biologics

 On Monday, June 13, 2016, six groups representing a broad spectrum of biologic prescribers – Alliance for Patient Access, American...


Feb 09, 2016, 19:17 ET BPC Statement on FDA Arthritis Advisory Committee Meeting

On Tuesday, February 9th, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) met with its Arthritis Advisory Committee to discuss Celltrion's...


Dec 09, 2015, 10:29 ET Physician Groups Urge Congress to Direct CMS to Adopt Unique Billing Codes for Biosimilars

 On Wednesday, December 9, 2015, six groups representing a broad spectrum of physicians who prescribe biologics – Alliance for Patient...


Oct 27, 2015, 15:14 ET Physician Groups Applaud FDA for Distinguishable Biologics Naming; But Argue that 'Random' Suffix Could Undermine Achievement

 On Tuesday, October 27, 2015, eight groups representing a broad spectrum of biologics prescribers – Alliance for Patient Access,...


Sep 02, 2015, 07:00 ET Physician Groups Urge CMS: Follow FDA Lead on Unique Names for Biological Medicines

On Tuesday, September 1, 2015, six groups representing a broad spectrum of physicians who prescribe biologics – Alliance for Patient...