Washington Preferred Drug List update


 

Provider Alert

 

Dear Provider,

Effective for claims with dates of service on and after April 1, 2015, Washington Apple Health (Medicaid), administered by the Health Care Authority (agency), will make the following changes to the Washington Preferred Drug List (WPDL).

Drug Class

Drug Name

Preferred Status

Combination   Asthma Products

Anoro Ellipta®

Preferred

Breo Ellipta®

Preferred

 

Long-Acting Anticholinergics

(new   drug class)

Spiriva Handihaler®

Preferred

Spiriva Respimat®

Preferred

Tudorza®

Non-preferred

PD4I Phosphodiesterase – 4   Inhibitors

(new drug class)

Daliresp®

Preferred

For more details, see the agency’s 30-day prerelease Washington Preferred Drug List (WPDL).

Thank you.