Illinois to Pay Nearly $5 Million to Independent Pharmacies

The state of Illinois is sending $4.7 million to more than 70 independent pharmacies caught in the “financial squeeze of inadequate reimbursements” from filling Medicaid prescriptions.  This money, a part of the $10 million Critical Access Pharmacy Program, is intended to assist small, independent pharmacies, located mostly in downstate Illinois, facing financial issues related to […]

New Medicaid Rule in Montana Recognizes Clinical Pharmacist Practitioners

Beginning July 1, the Department of Public Health and Human Services will establish the Collaborative Practice Drug Therapy Management Program in the Montana Medicaid plan.  This new program will allow Clinical Pharmacist Practitioners (CPPs) to be reimbursed for drug therapy management services.  This new program is intended to recognize CPPs are part of the health care […]