The Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health has scheduled an October 11, 2017 hearing to discuss how covered entities use the 340B drug pricing program. A second Subcommittee hearing on October 11 will consider proposals from House members on ways to address the opioid crisis.

On October 17, the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee is holding hearing to examine the cost of prescription drugs, focusing on how the drug delivery system affects what patients pay.