States

  • States noted in blue are the most profitable and easiest to dispense in.
  • States in red have significant restrictions and/or limited reimbursement plans.
  • Physician dispensing is not allowed in states noted in black
STATE REIMBURSEMENT LICENSE AND INFO
Alabama AWP + 1.05 + $9.97 AL - Dispensing license: $100
Alaska UCR = AWP + $5.00 AK - No license required
Arizona AWP x 85% + $7.00 Dispensing license: $200 year 1, $150 year 2
Arkansas AWP Only Dispensing license: only 72 hour supply for emergency, once licensed, can dispense as desired
California Medi-Cal reimbursement changes often, provided at time of proposal CA - Dispensing license required
Colorado AWP + $4.00 CO - No license required
Connecticut AWP + $8.00 No dispensing license required - $10 controlled substance license req. (www.state.ct.us/dcp/)
Delaware UCR = AWP + $5.00 DE - No license required
Florida MFG AWP x1.125 + $8.00 FL - Dispensing license: $100
Georgia MFG AWP + $6.15 No license required, uses Medispan for AWPs
Hawaii AWP x 1.40 HI - Needs wholesale prescription Drug Distributor license
Idaho UCR = AWP + $5.00 ID - Dispensing license: $60
Illinois MFG AWP Controlled substance registration-$5/location
Indiana UCR = AWP + $5.00 IN - Disp. license: $60/doc/location; PA can not dispense
Iowa UCR = AWP + $5.00 IA - Dispensing license: $50/2yrs.
Kansas AWP - 10% + $5.00 KS – No license required
Kentucky AWP + $5.00 KY - No license required
Louisiana AWP x 1.40 + disp fee LA - Dispensing license: $75 plus background check
Maine UCR = AWP + $5.00 Needs to register as a retail pharmacy and have a pharmacist dispense.
Maryland AWP + $2.50 Dispensing license: $50 for 5 years
Massachusetts AWP x 10% MA - Physician dispensing not allowed
Michigan AWP + $4.00 Controlled Substance License-$85/location; Drug Control License-$45/location
Minnesota AWP + $5.14 MN - No license required
Mississippi AWP MS - No license required, uses redbook for AWPs
Missouri UCR = AWP + $5.00 MO - Dispensing license: $90
Montana N/A MT - Physician dispensing not allowed
Nebraska UCR = AWP + $5.00 Needs pharmacy license from the Board of Pharmacy
Nevada AWP + $7.62 Dispensing license: $300 for clinic and $50 for each doctor & has to be registered as a Worker's Comp doc
New Hampshire UCR = AWP + $5.00 No license required, 7 day maximum supply
New Jersey UCR = AWP + $5.00 License required, 7 day supply max.,10% over cost
New Mexico AWP x 1.04 + $8.06 NM - No license required
New York N/A NY - Physician dispensing not allowed
North Carolina UCR = AWP + $5.00 NC - Dispensing license: $50
North Dakota AWP - 10% + $5.00 ND - No license required
Ohio N/A OH - Managed Care, No Doc Reimbursement, cash and carry only; No License
Oklahoma AWP x .9 + $5.00 OK - Dispensing license: $0
Oregon AWP x .835 + $2.00 OR - Must register as dispensing physician
Pennsylvania AWP x 1.10  PA - No license required
Rhode Island AWP x 1.20 RI - No license required
South Carolina AWP + $5.00 SC - Dispensing license: $100
South Dakota UCR = AWP + $5.00 SD - Dispensing license: No Fee
Tennessee MFG AWP TN - No license required
Texas N/A TX – Physician dispensing not allowed
Utah N/A UT - Physician dispensing not allowed
Vermont AWP + $3.15 VT - No license required
Virginia UCR = AWP + $5.00 VA - Dispensing license: $200, $300 inspection dedicated 64 sq. ft., heat and ac, hot and cold water, separate alarm, separate double locked cabinet
Washington BLP or AWP - 10% + $4.50 WA - No license required
Washington, D.C. Federal: AWP x 95% + $4.00 Dispensing license: no fee upon mayor approval
West Virginia AWP - 15% + $2.50 WV - Dispensing license: $30 for 2 years per location
Wisconsin UCR = AWP + $5.00 WI - No license required
Wyoming AWP + $5.00 WY - Dispensing license: $10

UCR (Usual & Customary Reimbursement) - projected reimbursement only-actual determined by insurance company.

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