October Pharmacy Newsletter Available

The latest Medicaid Pharmacy Newsletter, dated October 2022, is now available on the N.C. Medicaid website. In addition to the November 2022 checkwrite schedule, this edition of the newsletter includes the articles:

  • ProAir Manufacturer Discontinuation
  • Revised Procedures for Prior Authorization of palivizumab (Synagis®) for Respiratory Syncytial Virus Season 2022/2023 – Coverage Started Oct. 1, 2022
  • SPECIAL BULLETIN COVID-19 #264: Pfizer & Moderna Bivalent COVID-19 Booster Vaccines
  • Important Update on NC Medicaid Tailored Plans
  • New Preferred Drug List (PDL) Effective Oct. 1, 2022
  • Attention: Physicians, Physician’s Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners- Monkeypox Vaccine (Jynneos™) HCPCS code 90611: Billing Guidelines

Providers are encouraged to review this important information. The 2022 Medicaid Pharmacy Newsletters can be viewed here.