Legislation


HB 4087 – Illinois

Status: In Process
Year Introduced: 2023
Link: https://www.ilga.gov/legislation/billstatus.asp?DocNum=4087&GAID=17&GA=103&DocTypeID=HB&LegID=150037&SessionID=112

Amends the Workers’ Compensation Act. Provides that the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, upon consultation with the Workers’ Compensation Medical Fee Advisory Board, shall adopt an evidence-based drug formulary. Requires prescriptions in workers’ compensation cases to be limited to the drugs on the formulary. Provides that by September 1, 2023, the Commission, in consultation with the Workers’ Compensation Medical Fee Advisory Board, shall adopt by rule an evidence-based drug formulary and any rules necessary for its administration. Provides that prescriptions prescribed for workers’ compensation cases shall be limited to the prescription drugs and doses on the closed formulary. Provides that a custom compound medication for longer than the one-time 7-day supply shall be approved for payment only if the compound meets specified standards. Provides for charges for custom compound medications. Effective immediately.


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