INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Subject: Prescription drug program: Prior authorization updates.
Effective Date: May 7, 2004.
Document Description: Effective for the week of June 1, 2004, and after, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) will implement the following changes to the prescription drug program:
|•||Changes in drugs requiring prior authorization;|
|•||Additions to the expedited prior authorization (EPA) list; and|
|•||Deletions from the expedited prior authorization (EPA) list.|
To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Barbara Salmon, Rules and Publications Section, Department of Social and Health Services, Medical Assistance Administration, Division of Policy and Analysis, P.O. Box 45533, Olympia, WA 98504-5533, phone (360) 725-1349 or go to website http://maa.dshs.wa.gov/download/publicationsfees.htm (click on "Numbered Memos," "Year 2003"), TDD 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 12, 2004
Ann Myers, Manager
Rules and Publications Section