• Date Due: December 01, 2022
  • Author: Department of Medical Assistance Services
  • Enabling Authority: Chapter 12 Enactment Clause 1. (Special Session I, 2022)
  • Description:
    Report on the findings and the plan to to implement a process by which recipients of medical assistance services shall receive payments, in the form of a voucher or electronic benefit transfer card, that may be used to purchase over-the-counter medications and medical supplies prescribed by an authorized prescriber directly in a retail setting, including the identification of any statutory, regulatory, budgetary, or policy changes and any federal approvals necessary to implement such plan, as well as an estimate of the fiscal impact of implementation of the plan, and provisions to prevent fraud and misuse of funds made available via vouchers or electronic benefit transfer card.