Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rate; Other Types of Care [12 VAC 30 ‑ 80]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
2010 Pharmacy Reimbursement Change (ARRA)
Action 3374
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action modifies the estimated aquisition cost payment methodology for Medicaid fee-for service pharmacy services from AWP minus 13.1% to AWP minus 10.25% to comply with Item 297 SSS of the 2010 Virginia Acts of Assembly.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: Code of Virginia 2.2-4006 (A) (4) (a)
RIS Project Yes  [002605]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5685 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/08/2010.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily McClellan   / Regulatory Supervisor
Address: 600 E. Broad Street
Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-4300    FAX: (804)786-1680    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.