Provider Notice

ADHS/DBHS Drug List and Prior Authorization Guidelines


     Date: Jan. 3, 2014                                                                            Notice Number: 308


The Arizona Department of Health Services/Division of Behavioral Health Services has posted a new page on the DBHS website titled, DBHS Drug List and Prior Authorization Guidelines.


On this page you will find links to the ADHS/DBHS Drug List and the new DBHS Guidance Documents for Prior Authorization that took effect Jan. 1, 2014


Please take some time to review the documents at the following link:


If you have any questions about this provider notice, please contact your provider relations liaison.



In accordance with ADHS/DBHS guidelines, providers are required to comply with the updated policies and procedures presented in provider notices. Where applicable, this information is incorporated into the ADHS/DBHS Provider Manual, Magellan Health Services of Arizona Edition. The full provider manual and provider notices are available at the For Providers area of Magellan's Web site,



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