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50% discount on brand-name prescriptions for Medicare Part D

Require pharmaceutical manufacturers to provide a 50% discount on brand-name prescriptions filled in the Medicare Part D coverage gap beginning in 2011 and begin phasing-in federal subsidies for generic prescriptions filled in the Medicare Part D coverage gap. Source: Kaiser Family Foundation
July 1st, 2010 | Medicare/Medicaid, National Health Care Reform Legislation, new programs, Uncategorized | Read More

State Balancing Incentive Program in Medicaid

Create the State Balancing Incentive Program in Medicaid to provide enhanced federal matching payments to increase non-institutionally based long-term care services. Source: Kaiser Family Foundation
July 1st, 2010 | Medicare/Medicaid, National Health Care Reform Legislation, Uncategorized | Read More

Cease federal funds for Medicare services

Prohibit federal payments to states for Medicaid services related to health care acquired conditions. Source: Kaiser Family Foundation
July 1st, 2010 | National Health Care Reform Legislation, requirements, Uncategorized | Read More

CLASS program established

Establish a national, voluntary insurance program for purchasing community living assistance services and supports (CLASS program).
July 1st, 2010 | insurance, National Health Care Reform Legislation, Uncategorized | Read More
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