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The ADAP Watch

August 13, 2010

ADAPs With Waiting Lists (2,937 Individuals in 13 States, as of August 12, 2010)

Florida: 1,178 individuals
Georgia: 339 individuals
Hawaii: 15 individuals
Idaho: 26 individuals
Iowa: 115 individuals
Kentucky: 246 individuals
Louisiana: 270 individuals*
Montana: 7 individuals
North Carolina: 192 individuals
Ohio: 132 individuals
South Carolina: 262 individuals
South Dakota: 25 individuals
Utah: 130 individuals


ADAPs With Other Cost-Containment Strategies (Instituted Since April 1, 2009, as of July 22, 2010)

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Arizona: reduced formulary
Arkansas: reduced formulary, lowered financial eligibility to 200% FPL
California: eliminated ADAP services in select county jails
Colorado: reduced formulary
Illinois: reduced formulary
Iowa: reduced formulary
Kentucky: reduced formulary
Louisiana: discontinued reimbursement of laboratory assays
Missouri: reduced formulary
North Carolina: reduced formulary
North Dakota: capped enrollment, instituted annual expenditure cap, lowered financial eligibility to 300% FPL
Ohio: reduced formulary, lowered financial eligibility to 300% FPL (disenrolled 257 clients)
South Carolina: instituted annual expenditure cap, lowered financial eligibility to 300% FPL
Utah: reduced formulary, lowered financial eligibility to 250% FPL (disenrolled 89 clients)
Washington: instituted client cost sharing, reduced formulary (for uninsured clients only)
Wyoming: reduced formulary


ADAPs Considering New/Additional Cost-Containment Measures (Before March 31, 2011**)

Arizona: establish waiting list
Colorado: establish waiting list
Florida: reduce formulary, lower financial eligibility to 350% FPL
Illinois: reduce formulary, institute monthly expenditure cap, lower financial eligibility to 300% FPL
New Jersey: reduce formulary, lower financial eligibility
Ohio: disenroll approximately 861 clients based on new medical criteria
Oregon: reduce formulary, institute client cost sharing
Puerto Rico: reduce formulary
Rhode Island: lower financial eligibility to 200% FPL
South Carolina: disenroll 200 clients, establish annual expenditure cap
Virginia: establish waiting list
Washington: require all clients to enroll in insurance, lower financial eligibility to 275% FPL
Wyoming: establish waiting list, reduce formulary, institute client cost sharing

* Louisiana has a capped enrollment on their program. This number is a representation of their current unmet need.
** March 31, 2011 is the end of ADAP FY2010. ADAP fiscal years begin April 1 and end March 31.




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