Memorandum from Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services

The Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services released a memorandum on July 8, 2017, informing providers of additions and changes to the Virginia Medicaid’s fee-for-service Preferred Drug List (PDL) Program. This memo addresses new drug service authorization (SA) requirements approved by DMAS’ DUR Board, effective July 1, 2017, and service authorization for compounded prescriptions greater than $500.00, effective July 3, 2017.

This memorandum is intended for the attention of all prescribing providers, pharmacists, and managed care organizations (MCOs) participating in the Virginia Medical Assistance Program.

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