CMS Announces New Standards for Medicaid DUR Programs to Combat Opioid Misuse and Abuse
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services issued the following news release:
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- New Medicaid Drug Utilization Review standards build on existing state activities to encourage appropriate use of opioids and other medications.
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Today the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released new guidance to states to promote proper use of prescription opioids by updating standard requirements for the Medicaid...