Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features the release of a new whitepaper from PRIUM on the upcoming second phase of the Texas Closed Formulary, which requires preauthorization of any drug that has an Official Disability Guidelines status of “N”.
Titled “Legacy Cleanup, Texas Style”, the white paper shows the number of prescriptions for “N” drugs has decreased since implementation of the TCF’s first phase last September, but predicts more dramatic results from the implementation of phase two, which targets legacy claims (injury date before Sept. 1, 2011) in 2013. The paper also outlines the state’s goals and timelines.
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