Pharmacy Provider Communications

Pharmacy Times Notices  

December 2017 Notice(s):

12/08/2017 Recalls, Market Withdrawals & Safety Alerts
12/06/2017 Pharmacy P4P Program: DUR Alerts

November 2017 Notice(s):

11/27/2017 Pharmacy P4P Program
11/07/2017 Recalls, Market Withdrawals, & Safety Alerts

October 2017 Notice(s):

10/30/2017 Important Notice: Hepatitis A Outbreaks and Immunization
10/18/2017 Important Notice: Changes to Medi-Cal Coordination of Benefits Billing

September 2017 Notice(s):

09/29/2017 P&T Formulary Changes Notice
09/28/2017 Important Notice: Atenolol Shortage
09/26/2017 Class II Drug Recalls
09/19/2017 Class II Drug Recall
09/14/2017 Class II Drug Recall

09/08/2017 Class II Drug Recall

09/06/2017 Update: Medi-Cal Member Eligibility Interruption

09/05/2017 Class I Drug Recall

09/01/2017 IEHP Medi-Cal Member Eligibility Interruption 

August 2017 Notice(s):

08/30/2017 2017-2018 Flu Vaccination
08/15/2017 Class II Drug Recall
08/15/2017 Reminder:Medi-Cal 72-hour Dispensing Override

08/08/2017 Class II Drug Recall

08/01/2017 Class I and Class II Drug Recalls

July 2017 Notice(s):

07/31/2017 Changes to Intrauterine and Subdermal Contraceptive Devices
07/26/2017 Class II Drug Recall    
07/19/2017 Class II Drug Recall
 
07/12/2017 Class II Drug Recall
 
07/06/2017 Class II Drug Recall
  

June 2017 Notice(s):

06/27/2017 Class II Drug Recall  
06/20/2017 Class II Drug Recall
 
06/15/2017 Changes: Diabetic Testing Supplies

06/13/2017 Class II Drug Recall
 
06/06/2017 Class II Drug Recall
  

May 2017 Notice(s):

05/26/2017 DUR Edit: Morphine Equivalent per Day (MED) Update  
05/23/2017 Class II Drug Recall   
05/22/2017 Class I Drug Recall
 
05/16/2017 Class II Drug Recall
  
05/09/2017 Class II Drug Recall
 
05/02/2017 Class II Drug Recall
 

April 2017 Notice(s):

04/26/2017 Class I and Class II Drug Recalls 
04/20/2017 Class II Drug Recall
  
04/20/2017 Changes to DTM Program

04/07/2017 Update: Home Infusion Provider Hospital Assignment sheet

04/06/2017 Changes to Supply Limitation for Insulin

04/05/2017 Important Notice: Home Infusion Providers

04/04/2017 Class II Drug Recall   

March 2017 Notice(s):

03/28/2017 Class II Drug Recall  
03/24/2017 Updates: 72-hour Emergency Override

03/21/2017 Class II Drug Recall
 
03/15/2017 Class II Drug Recall
 
03/07/2017 Class II Drug Recall
  
03/01/2017 PAC Code 444 Removal for Billing of Medicare Skilled Benefit (SNF) Claims

February 2017 Notice(s):

02/22/2017 Class II Drug Recall   
02/14/2017 Class II Drug Recall
   
02/02/2017 Family Planning Services for Medi-Cal Members

January 2017 Notice(s):

01/25/2017 Class II Drug Recall  
01/24/2017 Concurrent Use of Opioids and Buprenorphine
01/24/2017 E-Prescribing Refill Requests
01/23/2017 Updates: MED and Oxycontin

01/11/2017 Class I Drug Recall
 
01/05/2017 Class II Drug Recall 
01/03/2017 DUR Edit: Morphine Equivalent per Day (MED)

December 2016 Notice(s):

12/27/2016 DUR Changes
12/14/2016 Class II Drug Recall

12/13/2016 Days' Supply Calculation: Medication Drops
12/07/2016 Class II Drug Recall
  

November 2016 Notice(s):

11/28/2016 Class II Drug Recall   
11/22/2016 Class II Drug Recall
 
11/16/2016 Class II Drug Recall
 
11/09/2016 Class II Drug Recall
  
11/02/2016 Class II Drug Recall
 

October 2016 Notice(s):

10/20/2016 Class II Drug Recall  
10/12/2016 Class II Drug Recall
  
10/06/2016 Update: Maximum Dosage Range

September 2016 Notice(s):

09/30/2016 Redesigned Provider Portal
09/30/2016 Medi-Cal Formulary Update: Additions to Code 1 Drug List

09/28/2016 Class II Drug Recall
09/23/2016 72-hour Emergency Dispensing Override

09/22/2016 Class II Drug Recall

09/22/2016 Medicare ESRD Coverage 
09/15/2016 Class II Drug Recall

09/07/2016 Small Volume Nebulizer Coverage
 
09/02/2016 Medi-Cal Pharmacy Adult Vaccination Program Update
 
09/01/2016 Class II Drug Recall
 
09/01/2016 P&T Formulary Changes Notice
 

August 2016 Notice(s):

08/18/2016 Blood Pressure Monitor Coverage
08/17/2016 Class II Drug Recall
 
08/15/2016 Medi-Cal Pharmacy Adult Vaccination Program 
08/12/2016 Class II Drug Recall  

July 2016 Notice(s):

07/21/2016 Class II Drug Recall  
07/18/2016 Meningococcal Meningitis Vaccines for Children
 
07/07/2016 Class II Drug Recall

07/06/2016 Update: Meter NDC Correction TRUE Test Strips & Meter Discontinuation

June 2016 Notice(s):

06/30/2016 Class II Drug Recall  
06/27/2016 Class I Drug Recall

06/16/2016 Class II Drug Recall  
06/15/2016 Class I Drug Recall

06/03/2016 TRUE Test Strips & Meter Discontinuation

06/02/2016 P&T Formulary Changes Notice
  
06/01/2016 Medi-Cal Formulary Change to Carisoprodol (Soma) Reminder
 

May 2016 Notice(s):

05/25/2016 Class II Drug Recall 
05/11/2016 Class II Drug Recall
 
05/04/2016 Class II Drug Recall

April 2016 Notice(s):

04/28/2016 Medi-Cal Formulary Change to Carisoprodol (Soma) Reminder 
04/27/2016 Class II Drug Recall
 
04/21/2016 Biosimilar and Interchangeable Biological Drugs FAQ

04/20/2016 Non-Formulary Medication Update - Medi-Cal and Healthy Kids Only
 
04/19/2016 Class II Drug Recall
 
04/06/2016 Class II Drug Recall

March 2016 Notice(s):

03/29/2016 Voltaren Gel Temporary Override Effective 03/30/2016   
03/23/2016 Medi-Cal Formulary Change to Carisoprodol (Soma) Reminder

03/16/2016 Class II Drug Recall
 
03/16/2016 Pharmacy P4P Program Update 
03/09/2016 Class II Drug Recall

03/02/2016 Class II Drug Recall

03/01/2016 P&T Formulary Changes Notice

February 2016 Notice(s):

02/29/2016 Class II Drug Recall
02/23/2016 Class II Drug Recall

02/22/2016 FDA Unapproved Drugs: First Omeprazole/Lansoprazole

02/18/2016 Ventolin Inhaler Recall & Temporary Override

02/16/2016 Medi-Cal Formulary Change to Carisoprodol (Soma) Reminder

02/03/2016 Pharmacy Billing Change for Medicare SNF Claims Effective 02/08/2016

January 2016 Notice(s):

01/13/2016 Medi-Cal Formulary Change to Carisoprodol (Soma) Reminder

December 2015 Notice(s):

12/14/2015 Transition of IEHP Medicare DualChoice (HMO SNP) in 2016
12/10/2015 IEHP Maximum Allowable Charges (MAC) Policy Effective 1/1/2016
12/08/2015 Medi-Cal Formulary Change to Carisoprodol (Soma)

November 2015 Notice(s):

11/30/2015 P&T Formulary Changes Notice

October 2015 Notice(s):

10/20/2015 American Pharmacist Month and National Pharmacy Technician Day
10/14/2015 Interpretation Services
10/01/2015 Pharmacy P4P Program Update
 

September 2015 Notice(s):

09/29/2015 IEHP Medi-Cal:  Pharmacy Flu Immunization Program Updated Notice 
09/21/2015 IEHP Medi-Cal:  Pharmacy Flu Immunization Program

09/21/2015 Hospice Information for Pharmacy Provider

09/08/2015 P&T Formulary Changes Notice

August 2015 Notice(s):

08/27/2015 Medicare Part D Provider Enrollment Deadline and Pharmacy NPI Requirement

July 2015 Notice(s):

07/13/2015 P&T Formulary Changes Notice

April 2015 Notice(s):

04/21/2015 Pharmacy Prior Authorization Request (RxPA) Status
04/16/2015 Drug Recall Policy and Procedure Reminder

04/07/2015 Pharmacy P4P Program Update

March 2015 Notice(s):

03/18/2015 P&T Formulary Changes Notice

January 2015 Notice(s):

01/13/2015 PA Submission from Pharmacy Providers for IEHP Medi-Cal and Healthy Kids Programs
01/13/2015 PA Submission from Pharmacy Providers for IEHP Medicare Program

December 2014 Notice(s):

12/16/2014 P&T Formulary Changes Notice

November 2014 Notice(s):

11/19/2014 Maximum Allowable Charge (MAC) Policy Change
11/13/2014 PER/Rx PA Online Submission Shutdown

October 2014 Notice(s):

10/30/2014 Final Reminder - Universal Prior Authorization Form
10/16/2014 Revised - Universal Prior Authorization Form
10/14/2014 Reminder - Universal Prior Authorization Form
10/08/2014 New Law - Universal Prior Authorization Form

September 2014 Notice(s):

09/23/2014 Medicare - Temporary Supply Policy Change
09/22/2014 Hydrocodone Combination Products Schedule Change
09/11/2014 P&T Formulary Changes
09/09/2014 Flu Immunization Program
09/08/2014 Pharmacy P4P Program Update

August 2014 Notice(s):

08/06/2014 Tramadol Classified as Schedule IV Controlled Substance - Eff 08/18/2014

May 2014 Notice(s):

05/14/2014 IEHP Secure Provider Portal Website
05/14/2014 IEHP Formulary Change to Opioid Quantity Limits Reminder - Eff 06/01/2014
05/12/2014 IEHP Medicare BIN/PCN

April 2014 Notice(s):

04/23/2014 IEHP Formulary Change to Opioid Quantity Limits
04/03/2014 Implementation of New Medical Management System *UPDATE*

March 2014 Notice(s):

03/28/2014 Pharmacy P4P Program Update - Scorecard
03/27/2014 Medicare Update - IEHP DualChoice Cal MediConnect Plan

December 2013 Notice(s):

12/31/2013 2014 Transactions for Pt Residence and Service Type on Claims Reminder
12/20/2013 P&T Formulary Changes
12/16/2013 LIHP Transition
12/16/2013 LIHP Transition - ArrowCare

October 2013 Notice(s):

10/30/2013 2014 Transactions for Pt Residence and Service Type on Claims
10/16/2013 IEHP Medication Formulary Search Tool
10/07/2013 Recall: Metoclopramide and Ondansetron Injection Lot Recalls
10/01/2013 Pharmacy Claims Submission

September 2013 Notice(s):

09/23/2013 P&T Formulary Changes
09/19/2013 IEHP is Moving to Rancho Cucamonga (Updated)

August 2013 Notices(s):

08/14/2013 Emergency Contraception

July 2013 Notice(s):

07/08/2013 P&T OTC Formulary Changes

June 2013 Notice(s):

06/17/13 High Risk Medications

May 2013 Notice(s):

05/30/2013 P&T Formulary Changes

April 2013 Notice(s):

04/23/2013 DTM Program Update for RA/Psoriasis/Crohn's Disease
04/15/2013 Pharmacy Pain Management (PPM) Program

March 2013 Notice(s):

03/15/2013 Clarification to Nebulizer Coverage and Request Form
03/06/2013 P&T Formulary Changes
03/01/2013 Safety Notice: Ambien (zolpidem)

February 2013 Notice(s):

02/27/2013 Omontys Injection Recall
02/19/2013 High Risk Medications

02/19/2013 Hepatitis B & C

02/01/2013 DualChoice Rx Copay Increase

January 2013 Notice(s):

01/23/2013 Vicodin Reformulation Update
01/22/2013 Compounded Medication Update
01/18/2013 Hepatitis B&C and Hemophilia Treatment Information

December 2012 Notice(s):

12/26/2012 Anti-depressant Criteria Update
12/26/2012 Medicare Part D Update: Benzos and Barbs
12/10/2012 NPI Requirement
12/10/2012 P&T Formulary Changes

October 2012 Notice(s):

10/31/2012 Medicare DualChoice Compliance Training

September 2012 Notice(s):

09/25/2012 Argus Help Desk - Technical Support
09/18/2012 P&T Volunteer Opportunity

August 2012 Notice(s):

08/23/2012 P&T Formulary Changes
08/16/2012 Diabetic Testing Supplies - Coverage Clarification

July 2012 Notice(s):

07/24/2012 Disease Therapy Management Program (DTM)
07/09/2012 Formulary Change - Diabetic Testing Supplies

June 2012 Notice(s):

06/28/2012 Interpretation Services

May 2012 Notice(s):

05/31/2012 P&T Formulary Changes

March 2012 Notice(s):

03/12/2012 CMS 10147 - Part D Pharmacy Notice (Updated)
03/05/2012 P&T Formulary Changes

February 2012 Notice(s):

02/16/2012 CMS 10147 - Part D Pharmacy Notice

January 2012 Notice(s):

01/30/2012 DTM Program: Oral Oncology

December 2011 Notice(s):

12/28/2011 DualChoice CoPays E1/1/12
12/27/2011 CMS High Risk Medication Measures
12/09/2011 Invitation Pharmacy Provider Meeting 1/18/2012
12/05/2011 Auto-Refill Program

November 2011 Notice(s):

11/30/2011 P&T Formulary Changes
11/08/2011 Influenza Vaccine - Medicare

October 2011 Notice(s):

10/13/2011 Argus D.0 Testing and Certification

August 2011 Notice(s):

08/22/2011 P&T Formulary Changes
08/12/2011 IEHP APAP Criteria

July 2011 Notice(s):

07/25/2011 ESA Drug Safety Notice

June 2011 Notice(s):

06/21/2011 ESRD
06/15/2011 340B Drug Claims

May 2011 Notice(s):

05/18/2011 P&T Formulary Changes
05/09/2011 SPD Temporary Formulary

April 2011 Notice(s):

04/20/2011 IUD Benefits and Member Form

March 2011 Notice(s):

03/24/2011 P&T February Formulary Changes
03/02/2011 Rx Requirement of Plan B

October 2010 Notice(s):

10/11/10 CII Security Rx Requirements Revised

September 2010 Notice(s):

09/07/2010 PER On-Line Drug Block

June 2010 Notice(s):

06/28/2010 DAW and DOB Notice
06/04/2010 Plan B Emergency Contraceptive Reminder

May 2010 Notice(s):

05/20/2010 DAW and DOB Validations
05/20/2010 Pharmacy Auditing Services - ACS
05/12/2010 Fraud Alert - James Evans, M.D.

April 2010 Notice(s):

04/23/2010 FAQ PER Process
04/19/2010 Plan B Emergency Contraceptives
04/09/2010 Reminder PER Online Submissions

March 2010 Notice(s):

03/02/2010 PA Messages Reference List

February 2010 Notice(s):

01/25/2010 NPI Required - Misc Items Notice

January 2010 Notice(s):

01/16/2010 Pharmacies Valid NPI Required and Misc Items

November 2009 Notice(s):

11/20/2009 PER On-Line Submission Mandatory E3/1/10
11/20/2009 PER On-Line Account Setup Form