Drug Transparency in Medicaid Act introduced

NCPA March 17, 2023

NCPA last week cheered bipartisan legislation reintroduced to improve transparency and prevent the use of spread pricing in Medicaid managed care programs. A broad ban on Medicaid managed care spread pricing and a move to fair and transparent pharmacy reimbursement would save the federal government over $1 billion over the next 10 years, with states also saving hundreds of millions of dollars in Medicaid costs.