Report: Medicaid And Obamacare May Be Incentivizing Opioid Trafficking And Abuse

Report: Medicaid And Obamacare May Be Incentivizing Opioid Trafficking And Abuse

Steve Birr
Vice Reporter  6:10 AM 01/17/2018 

One of the largest entitlement programs in the country is incentivizing prescription drug trafficking and exacerbating the national opioid epidemic, according to a Senate report.

The Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs released a Major Staff report Wednesday, which details how Medicaid policies governing prescription drug prices, expanded at the state level through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 2014, “perversely” incentivize opioid abuse and illicit sales, as well as larger scale trafficking operations involving both criminal drug lords and respected doctors.  Read more at  http://dailycaller.com/2018/01/17/report-medicaid-incentivizing-opi...

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Makes sense.

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3/20/18

How about life in prison for doctors who prescribe psychiatric drugs to toddlers?

https://jonrappoport.wordpress.com/2018/03/20/how-about-life-in-pri...

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