Implementation of Inhaled Antibiotics Clinical Prior Authorization for Medicaid Fee-For-Service Set for May 2

March 22, 2023

On May 2, 2023, HHSC will implement the inhaled antibiotics clinical prior authorization for clients enrolled in Medicaid fee-for-service.

This prior authorization is optional for MCOs.

The Pharmacy Clinical Prior Authorization Assistance Chart shows each MCO's prior authorizations and how these authorizations relate to those that are used for processing fee-for-service Medicaid claims. This chart is updated quarterly. Providers can refer to the MCO Resources page for links to each MCO’s list of clinical prior authorizations.