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Attorney General Bondi Calls for Abuse-Deterrent Technologies for Generic Prescription Pain Relievers

Dec16

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Dec. 16 The office of the Florida Attorney General issued the following news release:Florida Attorney General and NAAG Substance Abuse Committee Co-Chair Pam Bondi joined 41 other state and territorial attorneys general in urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to require manufacturers of generic prescription pain relievers to develop abuse-deterrent versions of […]

PCMA: New Analysis Shows Florida Can Reduce Medicaid Pharmacy Waste by $2.1 Billion

Nov29

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Insurance Weekly News While Florida has made strides toward reducing costs in its Medicaid program, the state could save an additional $2.1 billion by modernizing its Medicaid pharmacy program to encourage greater use of preferred pharmacies and other innovative pharmacy benefit management (PBM) tools, a new analysis by […]

PCMA: New Analysis Shows Florida Can Reduce Medicaid Pharmacy Waste by $2.1 Billion

Nov14

WASHINGTON, Nov. 14 The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association issued the following news release:While Florida has made strides toward reducing costs in its Medicaid program, the state could save an additional $2.1 billion by modernizing its Medicaid pharmacy program to encourage greater use of preferred pharmacies and other innovative pharmacy benefit management (PBM) tools, a new […]

AOD Enhances Its Answers? EHR with Industry-Leading Quality Improvement Tools

Oct30

INTERACT to be embedded in AOD’s software to improve quality of care and help reduce avoidable hospital readmissions FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.(BUSINESS WIRE) AOD Software, the leadingintegratedsoftware solutionfor long-term care providers,will embed the nationally recognized INTERACT? Quality Improvement program into its Answers? electronic health record (EHR) solution through a license with Florida Atlantic University (FAU). AOD […]

Florida Approves Therap Medicaid Billing Software HIPAA 5010 [Health & Beauty Close

Dec15

"Therap’s Medicaid billing software, has been approved for ASC X12 version 5010 transactions by HP Enterprise Services, formerly Electronic Data Systems (EDS), the MMIS vendor in Florida." said Barry Pollack, Therap’s Business Development Consultant and former HCBS provider in Florida ."This update will allow HCBS/DD Waiver service providers under Florida APD (Agency for Persons with […]

Therap Medicaid Billing Software HIPAA 5010 Approved in Florida

Dec12

WATERBURY, Conn., Dec. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ "Therap's Medicaid billing software, has been approved for ASC X12 version 5010 transactions by HP Enterprise Services, formerly Electronic Data Systems (EDS), the MMIS vendor in Florida." said Barry Pollack, Therap's Business Development Consultant and former HCBS provider in Florida. "This update will allow HCBS/DD Waiver service providers under […]

BUYINS.NET: CNC, INTC, DELL, MTRX, PENN, ATVI Are Seasonally Ripe To Go Up In the Next Five Weeks

Oct7

BUYINS.NET / www.squeezetrigger.com is monitoring the Seasonality of CENTENE CORP (NYSE:CNC), INTEL CORP (NASDAQ:INTC), DELL INC (NASDAQ:DELL), MATRIX SERVICE CO (NASDAQ:MTRX), PENN NATIONAL GAMING INC (NASDAQ:PENN), ACTIVISION BLIZZARD INC (NASDAQ:ATVI) and each have a high seasonal probability to go Up in the next weeks. By identifying stocks that are poised to go up or down […]

Watson Confirms EMBEDA(R) Patent Challenge

Oct7

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI) today confirmed that its subsidiary, Watson Laboratories, Inc. – Florida, filed an Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval to market Morphine Sulfate and Naltrexone Hydrochloride Extended-release Capsules 30 mg/1.2 mg, 50 mg/2 mg, 60 mg/2.4 […]

UNITED STATES : Florida Florida extends management deal with HP [TendersInfo (India)]

Oct7

Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) extended its management deal with Hewlett-Packard, for additional 3-year.As per this $172 million extended deal, HP will continue to manage Florida s Medicaid management and information system (MMIS).According to HP, this extended deal will help Florida move to a managed care environment, and will help get ready for […]

HP Awarded $172 Million Florida Medicaid Contract Renewal

Oct4

ENP Newswire – 04 October 2011Release date- 03102011 – PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct – HP Enterprise Services today announced the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) has signed a renewal service agreement to manage the state’s Medicaid Management Information System.The $172 million, three-year renewal extension contract will help enable the state to transition to […]