Pharmacy Services

Medicaid and Healthier Life (HARP) Statewide Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Formulary Update

8/30/2021 • Posted by Provider Relations

The New York State Executive Budget for State Fiscal Year 2020-2021, in accordance to § 367-a (7) (e) of Social Services Law, enacts a statewide formulary for Opioid Antagonists and Opioid Dependence Agents for Medicaid Managed Care (MC) Plans and Medicaid Fee for Service (FFS) Program, starting October 1st 2021. Under this statewide formulary (link provided below), Medicaid MC and FFS members will follow a single formulary, where preferred products and coverage parameters are consistent across the Medicaid Program.

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