WEBINAR: Can State Medicaid Agencies Restrict Access to Life-Saving Therapies Based on Cost?

An Overview of the Legal Landscape

Presented by Tom Barker and Ross Margulies

Some state Medicaid agencies are restricting access to lifesaving therapies based on their price. Can they do this? What are the key legal considerations for patients, families and the manufacturers of these products? Thomas Barker and Ross Margulies of Foley Hoag’s Healthcare Practice Group will discuss the legal and public policy landscape of Medicaid coverage of innovative therapeutics and provide valuable insight into what interested parties can expect next from the Federal government and State Medicaid programs. They will address what advocates, patients, providers and manufacturers can do about it.