- Date Published
- March 2020
NCPDP Standards-based Facilitated Model for PDMP: Phase 1
In an effort to reduce patient prescription drug overdoses and drug abuse, this white paper recommends Phase 1 solutions to assist authorized healthcare providers, including prescribers and pharmacists, in making more informed clinical decisions prior to writing and dispensing medications.
- Date Published
- December 2019
Controlled Substance - Quantity Prescribed White Paper
The purpose of this white paper is to provide information and guidance on the use of the Quantity Prescribed (460-ET) field to address the Schedule II controlled substances (CII’s) billing issues identified in the September 2012 OIG report and to address issues with state requirements related to CII’s for dispensing of medication in increments less than the amount prescribed.
Medicaid Drug Rebate Program-Challenges Across the Industry
This white paper intends to educate interested parties regarding the general operational aspects of the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program (MDRP), provide a high-level description of the various end-to-end processes involved in the administration of the MDRP, identify challenges related to Medicaid drug rebate invoicing, billing quantity discrepancies, and the reconciliation between state Medicaid agencies and participating pharmaceutical manufacturers, offer recommendations for modifying processes with a focus on improved efficiencies for all parties involved in the administration of Medicaid rebate transactions and communicate key recommendations to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) MDRP Operations group with a goal of streamlining the process for all stakeholders.