The Connecticut Department of Social Services (CT DSS) has issued a new provider bulletin (PB 2014-86) detailing pharmacy changes for 2015.
These changes include:
- January 1, 2015 Changes to the Connecticut Medicaid Preferred Drug List (PDL) – modifications to the list of preferred prescription products
- Reminder About the 5-Day Emergency Supply – DSS allows a 5-day emergency supply of a medication requiring PA for non-PDL/Brand Medically Necessary (BMN), in addition to the one-time 14 day temporary supply
- Billing Clarification for Brand Name Medications on the Preferred Drug List (PDL) – clarifies pharmacy billing requirements when dispensing a preferred product on the Connecticut Medicaid Preferred Drug List (PDL)