Covered Outpatient Drugs Final Rule Overview

Provide a detailed overview on the provision in the Final Rule regarding pharmacy reimbursement and state requirements for payment for prescription drugs dispensed to Medicaid beneficiaries.

Learning Objectives

  1. Review CMS Final Medicaid Outpatient Drugs Rule
  2. Discuss program changes enacted by ACA
  3. Describe the FFS prescription drug reimbursement system changes
  4. Describe the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program changes
  5. Review the Immediate Impact of AMP-Based FULs


  • Christie R. Boutte, Pharm D., RPh, Director, Federal & State Public Policy, NACDS

Continuing Pharmacy Education

The California Pharmacists Association (#0113) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Upon completing an evaluation form, participants will be awarded 1 hour (0.1 CEUs) of Continuing Pharmacy Education Credit. A statement of credit will not be issued. Participants may log onto the CPE monitor website using their individual log in to download their statement of credit. Please allow 4 weeks for processing of CPE credits to the CPE monitor. UAN:  0113-0000-16-017-H03-P,  0113-0000-16-017-H03-T

Activity Type:  Knowledge-based
Target Audience:  Pharmacists in all practice settings
Release Date: April 8, 2016
Expiration Date: April 8, 2019

What to Expect After Registration

After registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing instructions on how to participate in the webinar.

Registration Fees**
CPhA Member $49
Non-Member $99

***No cancellations or refunds will be issued once user login information has been sent. Unfortunately, due to the online format of this program we are unable to offer exceptions to this policy. It’s recommend that each registrant review the course content prior to submitting payment to ensure the content meets individual educational needs. User has 30 days to complete the on-demand program from registration. If you have questions regarding course content or cancellation policy please contact CPhA at (916) 779-4524.

Register Now