Wisconsin Family Impact Seminar #16

cosponsored by the Sonderegger Research Center for Social & Administrative Pharmacy, UW-Madison

Designing a State Prescription Drug Benefit: Strategies to Control Costs

March 1, 2001

Download the Full Report (pdf)
Download the Executive Summary (pdf)

Featured Speakers

David Kreling, Professor of Pharm. Admin. at the Sonderegger Research Center for Social and Administrative Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin-Madison
What Strategies Can States Use to Control Costs and How Effective Are They?

John Hansen, Assistant Director of Health Care Issues, U.S. General Accounting Office
The Experience of the 14 State Providing Drug Benefits in 1999

Stephen Schondelmeyer, Professor of Pharmaceutical Economics and Director of the PRIME Institute, University of Minnesota
Emerging State Efforts to Provide Affordable Drugs: A Range of Options

Additional Chapters/Materials

State Senior Pharmaceutical Assistance Programs, by the National Conference of State Legislatures

Wisconsin Medicaid’s Pharmacy Program, by James Vavra