Will use of copay coupons under ACA exchange plans be banned?

08/21/2013 | Bloomberg BNA (subscription required)

Federal law bans the use of drug copay coupons in federal programs, including Medicare and Medicaid. Attorney Kevin McAnaney explores whether health insurance policies subsidized by the federal government under the Affordable Care Act will be subject to the ban. "The term 'federal health care program' is defined in the [Anti-Kickback Statute] and would appear to cover the subsidized insurance plans in the exchanges," McAnaney writes.

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