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Arbitrary treatment qualifiers limiting state Medicaid programs in hepatitis C fight — 6 things to know

Beckers ASC Review outlines six findings from Hepatitis C: State of Medicaid Access on hepatitis C treatment restrictions. Click here to read the full article.

Medicaid Skimps on Hepatitis C Treatment in Many States

Medpage Today reports that many Medicaid programs still impose hepatitis C treatment restrictions not supported by medical evidence, referencing findings from Hepatitis C: State of Medicaid Access. Click here to read full article.

Montana needs to rethink hepatitis policy

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle editorializes in favor of changing Montana’s Medicaid access policy for hepatitis C treatments, citing the state’s ‘F’ grade in Hepatitis C: State of Medicaid Access. Click here to read full article.

Montana program fails hepatitis C patients

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports on Montana’s ‘F’ grade in Hepatitis C: State of Medicaid Access. Click here to read full article.

Medicaid Leaves Many Hepatitis C Patients Behind

Vice cites Hepatitis C: State of Medicaid Access to underscore how the price of hepatitis C treatment has dropped for all patients except the most vulnerable – Medicaid recipients. Click here to read full article.

The hidden health crisis of the opioid epidemic

Robert Greenwald and Ryan Clary explain the link between the opioid epidemic and hepatitis C, and underscore how Medicaid policies that bar people who inject drugs from receiving hepatitis C treatment are exacerbating the spread of the nation’s most communicable disease. Click here to read full article.

Colorado lifts Medicaid restrictions for treating hepatitis C

STAT News’ Ed Silverman reports on Colorado’s new treatment policy for patients with hepatitis C, referencing findings from Hepatitis C: State of Medicaid Access. Click here to read full article.

Some State Medicaid Programs Continue to Restrict Access to Hepatitis C Drugs

STAT News’ Ed Silverman takes an exclusive look at the release of Hepatitis C: State of Medicaid Access and its implications. Click here to read full article.

Report criticizes transparency of managed care plans on hepatitis C

Politico Pro takes a look at managed care organization transparency as analyzed in Hepatitis C: State of Medicaid Access. Click here to read full article.