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October 4, 2017
Headlines in the News
 
FierceHealthcare, Oct. 3, 2017
 
Quest Diagnostics

Today's AIS Health Datapoint
 
3,940,327 ... Texas Medicaid lives have access to Abilify, an oral anti-psychotic, on the preferred tier. Texas is the largest state Medicaid payer covering Abilify.
 
SOURCE: MMIT Analytics, as of Oct. 2, 2017

Quote of the Day
 
“It’s shaping up to be a tough year [for 2018 exchange marketing], and the combination of the loss of the CMS advertising, the noise around the ACA, continued lackluster enforcement of the mandate — none of that is good for exchange enrollment.”
 
— Michael Adelberg, a principal with Faegre Baker Daniels Consulting in Washington, D.C., tells Health Plan Week.
 
 
 

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