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Massachusetts Grabs Spotlight By Proposing New Twist On Medicaid Drug Coverage

Source
Kaiser Health News
Date
Nov 21, 2017
Summary
Highlights the Massachusetts state Medicaid program's demonstration proposal, submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The proposal would allow the state to negotiate discounts for prescription drugs and to exclude drugs with limited treatment value. Discusses possible ramifications if this proposal were approved and implemented.
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Medicaid · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Policy · Massachusetts