The ADAP Watch
December 16, 2011
|ADAPs With Waiting Lists|
(4,333 Individuals in 12 States*, as of December 15, 2011)
|State||Number of Individuals on ADAP Waiting List||Percent of the Total ADAP Waiting List||Increase/Decrease From Previous Reporting Period||Date Waiting List Began|
|North Carolina||113||3%||1||January 2010|
|South Carolina||140||3%||3||March 2010|
* As a result of FY2011 ADAP emergency funding, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Louisiana, Montana, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Utah, and Virginia were able to reduce the overall number of individuals on their waiting lists.
** Louisiana has a capped enrollment on their program. This number represents their current unmet need.
|ADAPs With Other Cost-Containment Strategies: Financial Eligibility|
(445 Individuals in 6 States, as of November 9, 2011)
|State||Lowered Financial Eligibility||Disenrolled Clients|
|Arkansas||500% to 200% FPL||99 clients (September 2009)|
|Illinois||500% to 300% FPL||Grandfathered in current clients from 301-500% FPL|
|North Dakota||400% to 300% FPL||Grandfathered in current clients from 301-400% FPL|
|Ohio||500% to 300% FPL||257 clients (July 2010)|
|South Carolina||550% to 300% FPL||Grandfathered in current clients from 301-550% FPL|
|Utah||400% to 250% FPL||89 clients (September 2009)|
Comment by: Gary H.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2011 at 12:26 pm UTC
This is still totally unacceptable. I like how florida cut our list in half by reducing financial eligibility for the program by 50 percent. I am so ashamed to be a citizen of this supposed advanced nation and pathetic state of Florida. our government will let our own citizens be denied life saving medications, provide funding for the same medications to Africa AND grant the drug companies tax breaks on record profits! Where is my patriotism? I just told ya; in the toilet like where our country is going!
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