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David Shlaes
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There are two problems with NTAP that discourage hospitals in the US from availing themselves of this money. NTAP only provides for 50% of the hospital cost. The bureaucratic paperwork requirements are burdensome.  So for expensive antibiotics, hospitals are reluctant to bother with NTAP.