Silver State Scripts Board Replaces Pharmacy and Therapeutics (P&T) Committee
On June 14, 2019, Governor Steve Sisolak signed into law Nevada Senate Bill 378. This bill indicates new provisions to the Pharmacy and Therapeutics (P&T) Committee as listed below:
Effective June 30, 2019, the P&T Committee has been removed, and the terms of its members expired.
The Silver State Scripts Board has been established to replace the P&T Committee and holds the same responsibilities, which include development of the Preferred Drug List (PDL).
The Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Director has appointed the following members to the Silver State Scripts Board:
‐ Mark Decerbo, PharmD (Chairman)
‐ Kate Ward, PharmD (Vice Chairman)
‐ Joseph Adashek, MD
‐ Sapandeep Khurana, MD
‐ Brian Passalacqua, MD
‐ Steven Zuchowski, MD
‐ Michael Hautekeet, RPh
‐ Evelyn Chu, PharmD
‐ Mark Crumby, PharmD
‐ Aditi Singh, MD
The Pharmacy webpages on the Nevada Medicaid website at www.medicaid.nv.gov will be updated to incorporate the changes listed above. Please note: If you have P&T webpages saved to your internet favorites, those hyperlinks will no longer connect you to the website when the website changes are complete, and you will receive the error “404 – Page Not Found.” When the changes are complete, please visit the Pharmacy webpages at www.medicaid.nv.gov and reset your internet favorites. A future web announcement will be published when the website has been updated.
March 28, 2019
June 27, 2019
September 26, 2019
December 5, 2019
Meeting agendas are on the DHCFP’s Public Notices webpage.