Session of 2000
HOUSE BILL No. 2998
By Committee on Appropriations
10 AN ACT
concerning the electronic pharmacy claims management sys-
11 tem; amending K.S.A.
1999 Supp. 39-7,121 and repealing the existing
14 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the
State of Kansas:
1. K.S.A. 1999 Supp. 39-7,121 is hereby amended to read as
16 follows: 39-7,121. (a) On or before July 1,
1996, the department of social
17 and rehabilitation services shall establish
and implement an electronic
18 pharmacy claims management system in order
to provide for the on-line
19 adjudication of claims and for electronic
prospective drug utilization
21 (b) The system
shall provide for electronic point-of-sale review of
22 drug therapy using predetermined standards
to screen for potential drug
23 therapy problems including incorrect drug
dosage, adverse drug-drug in-
24 teractions, drug-disease contraindications,
therapeutic duplication, incor-
25 rect duration of drug treatment,
drug-allergy interactions and clinical
26 abuse or misuse.
department shall not utilize this system, or any other
or program to require that a
recipient has utilized or failed with a drug
usage or drug therapy prior to
allowing the recipient to receive the prod-
uct or therapy recommended by the
31 Sec. 2. K.S.A. 1999 Supp.
39-7,121 is hereby repealed.
32 Sec. 3. This act shall
take effect and be in force from and after its
33 publication in the statute book.