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Weekly E-Newsletters are published every Tuesday.

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April 17, 2018: New Medicaid Managed Care Study and MN Initiative Reduces Medicaid Costs, Opioid Use, and Incarceration
April 10, 2018
: What Are States’ Next Steps After Rx Price Transparency? And, a Q&A with PA’s Insurance Commissioner
April 3, 2018
: Washington State Takes an Innovative Approach to Stabilize Its Insurance Market
March 27, 2018
: Mental Health and Opioid Programs Gain Funding, Efforts to Stabilize Insurance Markets Fail
March 20, 2018
: How Oregon Passed Drug Price Transparency, and Federal Courts Start Reviewing States’ Rx Laws
March 13, 2018
: Can States Regulate Rx Costs without Violating Patent Law? Experts Say Yes
March 6, 2018
: The Administration Proposes Short-Term Insurance Plans that Could Weaken State Marketplaces
February 27, 2018
: A New Medicaid Program for Opioid-affected Newborns, and Governors Tackle Health Care in Their Annual Addressess
February 20, 2018
: How the Federal Government Can Help States Reduce Drug Costs
February 13, 2018
: How the President’s Proposed 2019 Budget Impacts Key State Health Programs
February 6, 2018
: States Await Funding for Safety Net Clinics and Four More States Submit Bills to Import Rx from Canada
January 30, 2018
: States Draft Bills to Ban Gag Clauses in PBM Contracts
January 23, 2018
: Latest Continuing Resolution Funds Six Years of CHIP
January 16, 2018
: States Introduce New Bills to Curb Rx Cost and Confront New Medicaid Work Requirements
January 9, 2018
: State Health Watch – What’s Ahead in 2018?
January 2, 2018
: NASHP Webinar Explores How Mass. Implemented Its Individual Mandate


2017 E-News Archive