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Prior Authorization Medication Categories

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Prior Authorization Medication Categories


ANALGESICS, NON-OPIOID
ANALGESICS, OPIOID & REVERSAL AGENTS
ANTIPSYCHOTICS
BIOLOGICS CYSTIC FIBROSIS GASTROINTESTINAL GENITOURINARY GROWTH HORMONES HEMOPHILIA HORMONES INFECTIOUS DISEASE LIPOTROPICS METABOLIC OPIOID DEPENDENCE PULMONARY ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION RESPIRATORY SKELETAL MUSCLE RELAXANTS OTHER, INCLUDING RECENTLY RETIRED CRITERIA
 

References for Prescribing Opioids [Top]

Important note: The links provided below are external resources not maintained by Alaska Health and Social Services.  The State of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services is not responsible for the content contained in any of the links provided below.

Morphine Equivalent Dose Calculator
 © Washington State Agency Medical Directors' Group. 2007-2015.
Interagency Guideline on Prescribing Opioids for Pain
 Washington State Agency Medical Directors' Group.  3rd Edition, June 2015.
State of Alaska Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP)
CDC Guideline for Prescribing opioids for Chronic Pain
 United States, 2016.  Dowell D, Haegerich TM, Chou R. MMWR Recomm Rep 2016;65(No. RR-1):1–49.
Injury Prevention & Control: Opioid Overdose
 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Atlanta, GA.
Resources and Tools for Prescribers. Search and Rescue: Empowering Prescribers to Identify Opioid Drug Abuse
 © 2016 Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.

Pharmacy Links [TOP]

 

Contacts [TOP]

Prior Authorization Staff
Magellan Clinical Call Center
(800) 331-4475 – phone
(888) 603-7696 – fax
Magellan Technical Call Center
(800) 884-3238

Conduent State Healthcare, LLC.
(907) 644-6800, (800) 770-5650
 
Provider Inquiry/Provider Services
Conduent State Healthcare, LLC.
(907) 644-6800 (800) 770-5650
 
Division of Healthcare Services
(907) 334-2400
 
Medicaid Pharmacy and Ancillary Services Unit
Drug Utilization Review Program
(907) 334-2458​​​​​​​​​​​ / (907) 334-2425
Preferred Drug List Program
(907) 334-2458​​​​​​​​​​​ / (907) 334-2425
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