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Interview: German Diagnostics Industry Questions Wisdom Of Reducing Coronavirus Test Reimbursement

COVID-19 testing capacity remains a priority, but reimbursement issues have come back onto agenda for Germany IVD manufacturers

Executive Summary

German reimbursement of COVID-19 confirmatory tests has been reduced by one third, a decision that has frustrated both the testing labs and the diagnostics manufacturers who jointly provided the basis of the system that kept the coronavirus to within manageable proportions nationally.

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