5 Slide Series

5 Slide Series

Medicaid Prescription Drug Volume and Cost Trends Q1 2015- Q2 2016
Publication Date: Dec 01, 2016
Summary

The December Edition of the Series tabulates nationwide Medicaid prescription drug information from the beginning of 2015 through mid-2016.  Some of the key findings are that Medicaid MCOs now pay for more than two-thirds of all Medicaid prescriptions, and that generics accounted for 81% of all Medicaid prescriptions but only 20% of Medicaid pre-rebate Rx expenditures during Q2 2016.

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