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CMS Proposes Policies to Lower the Cost of Prescription Drugs and Combat the Opioid Crisis

Source
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Date
Nov 16, 2017
Summary
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have issued a proposed rule intended to provide more affordable prescription drugs to Medicare Part D enrollees and to allow Medicare to combat overprescribing and abuse of opioid medications. A fact sheet on this proposed rule is available.
Tagged as
Illicit drug use · Legislation and regulations · Medicare · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Prescription drug abuse