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What does PA stand for?

PA stands for Prior Authorization (Pharmacy Benefits)

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Issues States Face Meanwhile, state lawmakers nationwide are discussing such steps as reduction in Medicaid pharmacy payments, cuts in dispensing fees, brand-drug limits, prescription limits, preferred drug lists (PDLs)*, state maximum allowable costs, generic substitution, prior authorization and assisted-living-related medication management, among others.
In response, AHF this week began sending letters asking leaders of state government programs and private insurers to place the potentially cost-prohibitive AIDS drug on prior authorization status once it has been FDA-approved and comes to market in order, "Oensure access for people with HIV/AIDS to these safety net programs.