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Recruitment and Retention

States have established, or pursued federal funding relating to, health provider recruitment and retention programs.

Licensure and Certification

States set the certification and licensure requirements for health professionals to ensure quality care and protect patients.


States set reimbursement rates, establish licensure requirements and ensure the quality of services delivered via telehealth to increase access to health care services.

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Copayment Adjustment Programs

As of spring 2022, laws in 15 states and Puerto Rico address the use of copay adjustment programs by insurers or PBMs to help patients afford their medications.