Maryland

State of Hepatitis C
Medicaid Access:

B+

Maryland

Liver damage restrictions

Fee-For-Service (FFS) and Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) do not impose any liver damage restrictions.

Sobriety restrictions

FFS and all MCOs require screening for active alcohol and substance use.

Prescriber restrictions

FFS and most MCOs require that patients have a treatment plan developed by or in collaboration with a provider with expertise in hepatitis C management, but does not require certain specialists to prescribe or consult.

Recommendations

  • Eliminate sobriety and prescribing requirements.
  • Ensure hepatitis C coverage transparency by all MCOs.

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