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Prescriber Prevails Update:

Prescriber prevails is a policy that allows medical providers and patients to have the final say over medication decisions.  This year, the Executive budget proposes to reduce prescriber prevails – cutting patient access to important medications.  Patient groups across New York State are calling on their state representatives to protect prescriber prevails in Medicaid and extend it to all therapeutic classes.  We ask Governor Cuomo, the New York State Senate, and the New York State Assembly to protect prescriber prevails and extend it to all medication classes in Medicaid.

See the following link to our Action Alert:
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DSRIP Webinar on Attribution & Valuation

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August 1, 2014

The OHIP team will be hosting a webinar explaining updates to the DSRIP attribution and valuation logic.  The webinar will be co-led by Jason Helgerson, NYS Medicaid Director & Greg Allen, Director of the Division of Program Development and Management.

The formal presentation is expected to last for one-hour with an additional half-hour allotted for Jason and Greg to answer questions. Information to sign-up for the webinar will be sent out Thursday (tomorrow) morning via this listserv.

Please do not hesitate to contact our team if you have any questions before then at: dsrip@health.state.ny.us or visit the DSRIP website for a complete list of our DSRIP resources at: www.health.ny.gov/dsrip .

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Medicare Part D Survey Results Call

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August 6, 2014


Call Tomorrow.
Mark Your Calendars!

National Tele-Town Hall

We will share the results of the 
Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Benefit 
Annual Satisfaction Survey

Wednesday, August 6
2:00 p.m. ET

Guest Speakers include:
Mark Richards, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President
KRC Research

Yanira Cruz, Ph.D.
President and CEO
National Hispanic Council on Aging
                                                                                                                                                      

Participant Dial-In: 1-800-988-9657
Password:  MEDICARE

Feel free to submit questions in advance to Debbie Witchey at dwitchey@hlc.org

To follow the conversation on twitter, follow hashtag - #MedicareToday

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