INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Division of Rates and Finance
Subject: Medicaid state plan amendment.
Effective Date: April 1, 2009.
Document Description: The department of social and health services (DSHS), health and recovery services administration (HRSA) is updating the Title XIX medicaid state plan with the following changes to the prescription drug program:
*Delete references to First Databank as drug file carrier; and
*Update pharmacy payment rate for estimated acquisition cost (EAC). Effective April 1, 2009, EAC will pay at AWP-20%.
To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Ann Myers, Office of Rules and Publications, P.O. Box 45504, Olympia, WA 98504, phone (360) 725-1345, TDD/TTY 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.