Resources

Pharmacist Scope of Practice

The National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations outlines scope of practice requirements for pharmacists in the 50 states. Read the policies.

Behavioral Health Provider Participation in Medicaid Value-Based Payment Models

The Center for Health Care Strategies published a report “Behavioral Health Provider Participation in Medicaid Value-Based Payment Models: An Environmental Scan and Policy Considerations.” This report provides an overview of the behavioral health system’s engagement in value-based payment (VBP) in the U.S., with a focus on 11 states, lessons on implementing VBP from the perspective … Continued

Optometrist Scope of Practice

Optometrists are state-licensed primary health care professionals who specialize in eye health. NCSL has information on three areas of an optometrist’s scope of practice. Read more.

Office of National Drug Control Policy

The Office of National Drug Control Policy works to reduce drug use and its consequences by leading and coordinating the development, implementation and assessment of U.S. drug policy. Read more.