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The National MS Society and MS activists advocate at the federal, state and local levels for increased MS research, access to quality care, disability rights, long-term services and supports and awareness and organizational support.

 

Oregon 2020 Legislation

Streamline Step Utilization Management (step therapy and prior authorizations)
Introduced 1.27.2020 – Passed House 2.20.2020 – At Desk upon adjournment (died) 3.8.2020
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Oregon Chapter, supports efforts to base treatment decisions on research and medical expertise rather than cost alone

Oregon Medical Association Position Statement 

Cost of Prescription Drugs, Rebates and Markup Transparency
Introduced 1.27.2020 – Passed Senate 2.20.2020 – At Desk upon adjournment (died) 3.8.2020
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Northwest Chapter, supports efforts in continuing to make the cost of medications more transparent for all consumers with high costs.

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Implementation on Pharmacy Benefit Manager Requirements
Introduced 1.27.2020 – Passed House 2.14.2020 – At Desk upon adjournment (died) 3.8.2020
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Oregon Chapter, monitors regulator efforts which impact access to medications for those living with MS.

Oregon Legislative Page – HB 4030

Staff Measure Summary

2019 Legislation  

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