Washington Preferred Drug List update - Correction


 

Provider Alert

 

Please disregard the previous notice distributed at: 03/20/2015 11:29 AM which referenced April 1, 2015.    

Dear Provider,

Effective for claims with dates of service on and after May 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

Inhaled Beta-Agonists

Ventolin HFA®

Non-preferred

Newer Anticoagulants

Eliquis®

Preferred

Xarelto®

Non-preferred

Newer Diabetic

Byetta®

Preferred

Farxiga®

Preferred

Januvia®

Non-preferred

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

Thank you.