Department of Veterans Affairs: Copayments for Medications in 2014
GAO-14-654R: Jun 9, 2014
GAO reviewed the Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) new rule on Copayments for Medications in 2014. GAO found that (1) this final rule adopts without change, an interim final rule that was published on December 30, 2013, (78 Fed. Reg. 79,315) amending the VA medical regulations to freeze the copayments required for certain medications provided by VA until December 31, 2014; and (2) VA complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.