Attorney General Abbott Recovers $15.7 Million In Medicaid Costs Under National Settlement (PharmaLive)

Attorney General Abbott Recovers $15.7 Million In Medicaid Costs Under National Settlement (PharmaLive)

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PharmaLive: Attorney General Abbott Recovers $15.7 Million In Medicaid Costs Under National Settlement

AUSTIN, Dec. 7, 2006 - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today announced Texas will receive more than $15.7 million under a national settlement with one of the nation’s largest pharmaceutical companies. Texas and 49 other states alleged that Schering-Plough Corp. failed to provide the Medicaid program with the lowest drug prices as is required by law, costing taxpayers millions of dollars in fraudulent payments for drug benefits.