By April 1, 1999, and annually thereafter, hospitals licensed under chapter 144 and group purchasers required to file a full report under section 62J.38 and the rules promulgated thereunder, must submit to the commissioner of health the total amount of:
(1) aggregate purchases of or payments for prescription drugs; and
(2) aggregate cash rebates, discounts, other payments received, and any fees associated with education, data collection, research, training, or market share movement, which are received during the previous calendar year from a manufacturer as defined under section 151.44, paragraph (c), or wholesale drug distributor as defined under section 151.44, paragraph (d).
The data collected under this section shall be distributed through the information clearinghouse under section 62J.2930. The identification of individual manufacturers or wholesalers or specific drugs shall not be required under this section.