Introduced Senate Bill (S)

Authored by

DIGEST

Medication therapy management and Medicaid. Allows for pharmacist reimbursement for medication therapy management services provided to certain Medicaid recipients beginning July 1, 2015. Sets forth requirements that a pharmacist must meet in order to receive Medicaid reimbursement for medication therapy management services. Requires the secretary of the office of family and social services (secretary) to establish a medication therapy management advisory committee. Requires the secretary to determine any Medicaid cost savings and improvement in patient quality of care by providing these services and report the secretary's findings to the general assembly not later than June 30, 2017. Medication therapy management and Medicaid. Allows for pharmacist reimbursement for medication therapy management services provided to certain Medicaid recipients beginning July 1, 2015. Sets forth requirements that a pharmacist must meet in order to receive Medicaid reimbursement for medication therapy management services. Requires the secretary of the office of family and social services (secretary) to establish a medication therapy management advisory committee. Requires the secretary to determine any Medicaid cost savings and improvement in patient quality of care by providing these services and report the secretary's findings to the general assembly not later than June 30, 2017.