TITLE

Pfizer offers Fla. Medicaid a deal backed by cash

AUTHOR(S)
Conlan, Michael F.
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Drug Topics;8/6/2001, Vol. 145 Issue 15, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on a health program launched through the joint effort of drug maker, Pfizer Inc. and Florida Medicaid. Health services provided for Medicaid beneficiaries; Budget allotted for the program.
ACCESSION #
5500847

 

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