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Reimbursement list

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A list that contains medicines with regard to their reimbursement status. They may either include medicines eligible for reimbursement (positive list) or those explicitly excluded from reimbursement (negative list). Reimbursement lists may target either the out-patient sector (usually positive lists or negative lists) or the in-patient sector (typically called hospital pharmaceutical formulary), or both. Cf. positive list, negative list