WSR 11-03-008

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed January 6, 2011, 2:15 p.m. ]


Notice of Interpretive or Policy Statement


In accordance with RCW 34.05.230(12), following is a list of policy and interpretive statements issued by the department of social and health services.


Medicaid Purchasing Administration (MPA)

Division of Legal Services



Document Title: # Memo 10-72.

Subject: Prescription drug program.

Effective Date: December 1, 2010.

Document Description: Effective January 1, 2011, the department will: No longer cover Medicare Part D copays; provide information for the department's e-mail list; make changes to the Washington preferred drug list; add to the list of drugs that require prior authorization; add to the list of drugs with limitations; and change the expedited authorization list.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Amber Dassow, MPA, P.O. Box 5504, phone (360) 725-1349, TDD/TTY 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail dassoal@dshs.wa.gov, web site http://hrsa.dshs.wa.gov.

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