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Current Pharmacy Programs and Updates

Recent Pharmacy News

January 2021

Medicaid Pharmacy Prior Authorization Programs Update - Effective February 4, 2021

December 2020

Medicaid Update Special Edition - Part One: Medicaid Pharmacy Carve-Out

November 2020

Attention: Pharmacies and DME, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supply Providers, and Prescribers Not Enrolled in Medicaid Fee-for-Service (FFS)

UPDATE: Statewide Formulary for Opioid Dependence Agents and Opioid Antagonists

October 2020

Statewide Formulary for Opioid Dependence Agents and Opioid Antagonists Effective December 1, 2020

September 2020

New York State (NYS) Medicaid Fee-for Service (FFS) Policy and Billing Guidance for COVID-19 Testing and Specimen Collection at Pharmacies As of 09/18/2020

Medicaid Pharmacy Prior Authorization Program Update Effective 10/08/2020

August 2020

New York State (NYS) Medicaid Fee-for Service (FFS) Policy and Billing Guidance for COVID-19 Testing and Specimen Collection at Pharmacies As of 08/06/2020

June 2020

New York State (NYS) Medicaid Fee-for- Service (FFS) Policy and Billing Guidance for COVID-19 Testing and Specimen Collection at Pharmacies As of 06/17/2020

May 2020

New York State (NYS) Medicaid Fee-for- Service (FFS) Policy and Billing Guidance for COVID-19 Testing at Pharmacies

Attention Pharmacy Providers - Important Information Regarding Drug Shortages as of 05/22/2020

Attention Pharmacy Providers - Important Information Regarding Drug Shortages as of 05/08/2020

Attention Pharmacy Providers - Important Information Regarding Drug Shortages as of 04/30/2020

Prior Authorization Resources

To obtain a prior authorization call (877) 309-9493 or fax the appropriate Prior Authorization form to (800) 268-2990.

PAXpress is a web-based application available for initiating prior authorization requests.

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