An Increased Discount Through Distributors
An increase in wholesale acquisition cost (WAC) discount from 1.1% to 2.5%, effective June 11, 2018†
†The discount is available to community-based physicians in freestanding, physician-owned solo or group practices who are treating patients on an outpatient basis and who purchase EYLEA directly from the Authorized Distributors listed above. This discount applies only to eligible purchasers ordering from an Authorized Distributor.
The discount is intended to constitute a discount as such term is defined in 42 U.S.C. § 1320a-7(b)(3) and 42 C.F.R. § 1001.952(h). As such, it must be reported by any eligible purchaser in any costs claimed or charges made to any federal healthcare program, including Medicare and Medicaid.
Additional Terms of the Discount
This discount for EYLEA® (aflibercept) Injection is available to eligible community-based physicians in freestanding, physician-owned solo or group practices who are treating patients on an outpatient basis and who purchase EYLEA directly from participating authorized distributors ("Eligible Community Physicians") in accordance with the following terms:*
Requires Health Industry Number (HIN)
The discount is a flat off-invoice discount based on the current EYLEA WAC only for Eligible Community Physicians with a valid practice HIN.
HIN is a unique ID for identifying healthcare trade partners, managed by the Health Industry Business Communications Council (HIBCC). If you do not have an HIN or are not sure if you have an HIN, contact your distributor for assistance.
You may also register for a HIN through HIBCC:
The discount is not subject to any enrollment requirements.
Applies to All Eligible Purchases
The discount will apply to all purchases made by Eligible Community Physicians through a participating authorized distributor.
Only Eligible Community Physicians
The discount does not apply to hospitals, specialty pharmacies, retail pharmacies, compounding pharmacies, distributors, wholesalers, Federal government, Department of Defense, Indian Health Services, Veteran's Affairs, local governments, group purchasing organizations, managed care organizations, home care providers, long term care providers, donation accounts, pharmaceutical manufacturers, outside research organizations or veterinary providers.
Effective Date of Discount
The discount is effective June 11, 2018.
*Terms and availability are subject to change at Regeneron's discretion.
Please note that participating physicians have an obligation to comply with all retention, disclosure and reporting requirements regarding the value of any discounts or price concessions paid or received, pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1320a-7(b)(3) and 42 C.F.R. § 1001.952(h) and all other applicable federal and state laws and regulations. As such, it must be reported by any Eligible Community Physician in any costs claimed or charges made to any federal health care program, including Medicare and Medicaid.