• Medicaid Denies Almost 50% of Prescriptions for Hepatitis C Drugs in 4 States

Medicaid Denies Almost 50% of Prescriptions for Hepatitis C Drugs in 4 States

Medicaid programs in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania denied nearly half of all claims in the past year for direct-acting antiviral (DAA) hepatitis C drugs, according to an analysis of pharmacy data presented at the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases 2015 Liver Meeting. The finding confirms

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  • Medicare to Release Physician-Payment Records Each Year

Medicare to Release Physician-Payment Records Each Year

The Federal government will begin releasing Medicare physician payment records annually, allowing public access to information about how billions of dollars are spent each year on payments to providers. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced that the government has decided to update the information annually, despite the concerns of groups such as

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