Rich Pezzillo testifies in Mass Legislature
Rich Pezzillo, Executive Director at NEHA, testified at a December 14, 2017, hearing at the Massachusetts State House to advocate for a step therapy protections bill. HB492/SB551, which would add-in protections for those subject to step therapy or "fail first" requirements, would prevent long waiting periods for specific therapies. Rich joined multiple patients, providers, and other advocacy groups in asking Legislators to protect bleeders in Mass.
See also: "Lawmakers Reviewing Bill to Protect Patients from Step Therapy" found at http://wwlp.com/2017/12/14/lawmakers-reviewing-bill-to-protect-patients-from-step-therapy/