New Jersey health officials want to overhaul the state’s current Medicaid eligibility for new applicants. The proposal would deny coverage to new adult enrollees who earn more than $5,317 per year for a family of three - about one-fifth of the current income requirement.
The lists of potential side effects that accompany prescription drugs have ballooned in size, averaging 70 reactions per drug, a number that can overwhelm physicians trying to select suitable treatments for their patients, according to a new study of drug labels. Not only does the complexity affect physicians, it also contributes to the medication adherence growing issue. Read here