With Smart Policies, Elimination of Hepatitis C Within Reach for California

Jason Sterne, Lauren Canary, and Brian Kennedy
Jason Sterne is the Chief Operating Officer of the Hepatitis Education Project, Lauren Canary is the Director of the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable, and Brian Kennedy is the Executive Director of the Alliance for Patient Access.

Advances in treatment and competition among manufacturers that has resulted in lower costs have brought a once-unthinkable goal into focus in California – effectively eliminating the hepatitis c virus (HCV) in the Golden State. However, a current Medi-Cal policy is impacting patient access to HCV cures and could be driving up the costs to the […]

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