INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Subject: Suboxone added to expedited prior authorization list for prescription drug program.
Effective Date: October 2003.
Document Description: Effective for the week of September 22, 2003, and after, the Medical Assistance Administration (MAA) will add SuboxoneŠ to the prescription drug program's expedited prior authorization list. This numbered memorandum describes MAA's policy for SuboxoneŠ and include an authorization form.
To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Kevin Sullivan, Regulatory Improvement Coordinator, Department of Social and Health Services, Medical Assistance Administration, Division of Program Support, P.O. Box 45533, Olympia, WA 98504-5533, phone (360) 725-1344 or go to website http://maa.dshs.wa.gov/download/publicaitonsfees.htm, (click on "Numbered Memoranda," "Year 2003"), TDD 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.
August 14, 2003
E. A. Myers, Manager
Rules and Publications Section