A retrospective drug utilization review
process takes place after medications are filled.
The Medical Therapeutic Drug Utilization Review
Project: Quarterly Report and Final Analysis Report.
Clerico explains that with Autonomics prescriptions are electronically transferred from the retail drug Store to AmeriSource's central processing center, where insurance adjudication, drug utilization review
and physician contact for clarifications are performed.
DES MOINES - The Health Care Financing Administration has selected the Iowa Medicaid program to become the country's first on-line prospective drug utilization review
(DUR) demonstration project.
Elements of this expanded role have already been recognized by the federal government with its requirement for drug utilization review
of Medicaid prescriptions under the OBRA '90 legislation.
The implementation of the drug utilization review
(DUR) provisions of the the Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1990 (OBRA) in January 1993 will be one major engine of change.
Future industry issues on its agenda include drug utilization review
and the transaction charges that are currently being levied on the nation's pharmacists.
For instance, the company's Quantum Alert computer program offers drug utilization review
in advance of problems.