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Medicaid Drug Rebate Program (MDRP) Summit 2024
September 23-25, 2024
Delivered as a Hybrid EventChicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago, IL

Matthew Newman
Manager, Government Contract Services at Ernst & Young, LLP


Matt specializes in government pharmaceutical pricing programs and compliance services for the pharmaceutical industry and for healthcare providers and has 9 years of experience.

Matt has conducted in depth 340B Drug Pricing Program compliance assessments of large, multi-hospital health systems specifically targeting Diversion, Duplicate Discount, and GPO Prohibition violations. Matt has also advised clients during audits conducted by the federal Office of Pharmacy Affairs (OPA).

Additionally, Matt also has experience with Government Pricing compliance Drug Rebate Program (MDRP), 340B, and the Veterans Affairs (VA) Federal Supply Schedule (FSS), including assessments of manufacturer processes for calculating and reporting AMP, BP, URA, PHS 340B, ASP, FCP, and NFAMP values.

Matt has experience with the MDRP rebate payment process, supporting pharmaceutical manufacturers in the development and implementation of software solutions to analyze, pay, and maintain records of rebates to state Medicaid programs.

Prior to joining EY, Matt served in compliance department of a large health system, focused on compliance with the requirements for reimbursement from federal health programs, overseeing compliance training, and conducting investigations of potential compliance violations.

Matt holds a Juris Doctor from Loyola University–Chicago, along with a Health Law Certificate from Loyola’s Beazley Institute for Health Law & Policy. He also holds an Apexus Advanced 340B Operations Certificate. Matt received his Bachelor’s Degrees from the Western Washington University.

Agenda Sessions

  • A Proactive Approach to Government Pricing Restatements