TITLE

Medicaid plans target prescription drug costs

PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Drug Store News;2/18/2002, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of Medicaid to deal with prescription drug costs in the U.S. Problems facing Medicaid; Cost effectiveness of the plan; Increase in drug prices; Implications of the plan.
ACCESSION #
6306008

 

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