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Accession Number PB2013-100078
Title Analyzing Changes to Medicaid Federal Upper Limit Amounts.
Publication Date Oct 2012
Media Count 20p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The objectives to this report were: 1. To compare pharmacy acquisition costs for selected drugs to Federal upper limit (FUL) amounts based on published prices. 2. To determine how FUL amounts would change under the average manufacturer price (AMP)-based methodology required by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), P.L. 111-148. 3. To compare pharmacy acquisition costs for selected drugs to FUL amounts based on AMPs. 4. To assess the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) implementation of FUL amounts based on AMPs.
Keywords Acquisition costs
Average Manufacturer Price(AMP)
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS)
Drugs
Federal regulations
Federal Upper Limit(FUL)
Implementation
Medicaid
Pharmacies
Published prices
Reimbursements

 
Source Agency Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC
NTIS Subject Category 57Q - Pharmacology & Pharmacological Chemistry
44B - Agency Administrative & Financial Management
Corporate Author Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC. Office of the Inspector General.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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