Medication Access and Cost Study Committee
Meets October 23 in Baton Rouge
For release: October 15, 2007
The Medication Access and Cost Study Committee will hold its
second meeting on Tuesday, October 23, 2007 at 1:30 p.m. at the
Louisiana Department of Insurance, Poydras Building, Second Floor
Conference Room. Interested persons are invited to attend. This
committee was created in House Concurrent Resolution 201 of the
2007 Louisiana Regular Legislative Session to study and make recommendations
to the 2008 Louisiana Legislature with respect to medication access,
cost and delivery no later than February 28, 2008.
The Medication Access and Cost Study Committee is composed of
12 appointed members who represent various pharmaceutical associations,
the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals, the Louisianan
Department of Insurance, the Office of Group Benefits, and the
Louisiana State Board of Pharmacy.
For additional information on the meeting or the purpose of the
committee, please call Thomas Clemons at (225) 219-4772.