WSR 11-07-021

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed March 9, 2011, 3:23 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 (DSHS).


Medicaid Purchasing Administration (MPA)

Division of Legal Services



Document Title: 11-07.

Subject: Prescription drug program: Addition to list of drugs requiring prior authorization, changes to the Washington preferred drug list, and changes to the expedited authorization list.

Effective Date: March 1, 2011.

Document Description: Effective for dates of service on and after April 1, 2011, unless otherwise noted, DSHS will make:


An addition to the list of drugs that require prior authorization (PA);

Updates to the Washington preferred drug list; and

Updates to the expedited authorization list.


To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Amber Dassow, MPA, P.O. Box 45504, 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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