Preferred Drug List Review Panel
The Medicaid and Health Choice Preferred Drug List (PDL) Review Panel was established by DHHS to conduct open meetings to discuss recommended policies and procedures related to the PDL and to address the public comments that were received during the PDL comment period. The administration and review of the North Carolina Medicaid and Health Choice PDL follows the Preferred Drug List Review Panel Guidelines and Procedures.
To sign up to speak at the PDL Review Panel Meeting, send an email to Medicaid.PDLReviewMeeting@dhhs.nc.gov. Please include the name of the speaker, the represented organization and the drug name. You may attach any clinical information regarding the drug you wish the PDL Panel to review beforehand. Presentations are allowed only in the drug classes with changes and should not exceed three minutes.
Review Panel Meeting
2021 PDL Panel Meeting
The Medicaid and Health Choice Preferred Drug List (PDL) Review Panel was established by DHHS to conduct open meetings to discuss recommended policies and procedures related to the PDL and to address the public comments that were received during the PDL comment period.
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training.
Recommendations and Reports
- PDL Annual Report Archive -- 2011-2020
PDL Panel Members
|Lawrence Greenblatt, MD||Physician||N.C. Physician Advisory Group Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee|
|Christopher Heery, MD||Physician||Research-Based Pharmaceutical Company|
|Stephen Houser, MD||Physician||Old North State Medical Society|
|Casey Johnson, PharmD||Pharmacist||N.C. Association of Pharmacists|
|Karen Melendez, MD||Physician||Community Care of North Carolina|
|Anna Miller-Fitzwater, MD||Physician||N.C. Pediatric Society|
|Fern Paul-Aviles, PharmD||Pharmacist||Hospital-Based Pharmacy|
|Angela B. Smith, PharmD, DHA, FACHE||Pharmacist||Pharmacy Director, Division of Health Benefits|
|Jessica Triche, MD||Physician||N.C. Academy of Family Physicians|
|Duncan Vincent, MD, FACP||Physician||N.C. Chapter of the American College of Physicians|
|Theodore Zarzar, MD||Physician||N.C. Psychiatric Association|