Keeping Up with Legislative and Regulatory Matters
ACPE UAN: 0233-0000-19-019-L03-P | Contact Hours: 1.25 | Activity Type: Knowledge-based
This must-attend session will bring you timely updates on the latest federal and state legislative and regulatory actions of interest to managed care and specialty pharmacy professionals. This session will address current developments on Capitol Hill, in the federal agencies and in the states. Topics discussed on the federal agenda will include updates on Medicare Parts B and D, policies related to biologic and biosimilar issues, opioids, pharmaceutical pricing, value-based contracts, and payer and manufacturer communications. Activities covered at the state level will include efforts to address the opioid epidemic, drug pricing, biosimilars and utilization management restrictions. Member engagement through grassroots advocacy efforts and Congressional visits will be highlighted as the “practice” of managed care increases.
At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to: