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Medicaid Drug Use Review Board

The drug use review board--made up of doctors, a mid-level practitioner and pharmacists --helps the department to ensure that medications prescribed for Medicaid clients are appropriate, medically necessary, cost effective, and unlikely to result in adverse side effects. It also aims to educate doctors and pharmacists to identify and reduce fraud, abuse, and inappropriate care associated with prescription drugs.

The board meets quarterly at the Mountain-Pacific Quality Health, 3404 Cooney Drive, Helena.

Members are:

Lee Ann Bradley, PharmD
Sherrill Brown, PharmD
Bill Burton, RPh
Robert Caldwell, MD
Carla Cobb, PharmD
Jim Crichton, MD
Lori Fitzgerald, PharmD
V. Lee Harrison, MD
Ladonna Maxwell, APRN
Anne Anglim, MD
Robert Putsch, MD 

For more information, contact Dave Campana R.Ph, Acute Services Division, (406) 444-5951.

For meeting minutes, contact board coordinator Lisa Sather, R.Ph., Mountain-Pacific Quality Health, (406) 457-5818, fax (406) 443-2580.

The public is welcome to attend board meetings, but individuals are asked to contact Lisa Sather in advance to ensure that sufficient seating is available.

Page last updated: 09/25/2014