Congress Only Hope For Medicaid Relief: CMS

Alaimo, Dan
August 2007
SN: Supermarket News;8/20/2007, Vol. 55 Issue 34, p53
The article states that the changes to the prescription reimbursement regulations can only be made if the U.S. Congress will order the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to make the changes. Diedre Duzor, director of the pharmacy division of CMS, thinks that there will not be any changes to the regulations until February of 2008. She reveals that states will have greater ability to increase reimbursements by February 2008.


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