What is Project Hep Cure?

Project Hep Cure is an initiative to cure hepatitis C by making prescription MAVYRET® available to all MO HealthNet participants at no cost. MAVYRET® is an 8-week* treatment that is proven to cure hepatitis C 98 percent of the time. Anyone who has MO HealthNet coverage and has tested positive for hepatitis C is eligible for treatment.

*Standard 8-week treatment is used for eligible patients as determined by their healthcare provider

Who should be screened for hepatitis C?

The CDC recommends anyone age 18 and older get a one-time test for hepatitis C. Pregnant women should be tested during each pregnancy. Additionally, consider testing any patients who have the following risk factors:

  • Are a baby boomer (born between 1945-1965) or a millennial (born between 1981-1996)
  • Have been exposed to unsterilized needles
  • Have liver disease
  • Have HIV/AIDS
  • Have received dialysis

Do I need prior authorization to prescribe treatment?

No, prescription MAVYRET® does not require prior authorization. It is also important to note there are:

  • No provider restrictions
  • No fibrosis restrictions
  • No sobriety restrictions

Provider Resources

Provider Toolkit

Project Hep Cure Provider Toolkit

Material to help educate others about Project Hep Cure



Learn more about Project Hep Cure & how to help




Learn more about treating hepatitis C with MAVYRET®


AbbVie Resources

AbbVie Resources

Provider guides for every stage of treatment