Sections
Subchapter I Pharmacy Audit Integrity Program [For application of this subchapter, see 80 Del. Laws, c. 245, § 2] 3301A – 3310A
Subchapter II Maximum Allowable Cost Pricing for Prescription Drugs [For application of this subchapter, see 80 Del. Laws, c. 245, § 2] 3321A – 3324A
Subchapter III Permitted Disclosures Related to Prescription Drugs [For application of this subchapter, see 81 Del. Laws, c. 378, § 2] 3331A – 3332A
Subchapter IV Prior Authorization of Emergency Prescriptions and Prescriptions for Chronic or Long-Term Conditions 3335A – 3337A

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 18 > Chapter 33A

  • Actuary: means a person who is a member in good standing of the American Academy of Actuaries. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3323A
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Arraignment: A proceeding in which an individual who is accused of committing a crime is brought into court, told of the charges, and asked to plead guilty or not guilty.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Attorney-at-law: A person who is legally qualified and licensed to practice law, and to represent and act for clients in legal proceedings.
  • Attorney-in-fact: A person who, acting as an agent, is given written authorization by another person to transact business for him (her) out of court.
  • Child: means a person who has not reached the age of 18 years. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Claim: means a request from a pharmacy or pharmacist to be reimbursed for the cost of filling or refilling a prescription for a drug or for providing a medical supply or device. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3321A
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Emergency: means a situation that will result in loss of life, limb or organ function. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3335A
  • Federal Reserve System: The central bank of the United States. The Fed, as it is commonly called, regulates the U.S. monetary and financial system. The Federal Reserve System is composed of a central governmental agency in Washington, D.C. (the Board of Governors) and twelve regional Federal Reserve Banks in major cities throughout the United States. Source: OCC
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Insured: means an individual covered by health insurance offered by an insurer. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3331A
  • Insurer: means any person, firm, association or corporation duly licensed in this State as an insurance company pursuant to Chapter 17 of this title. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3323A
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • List: means the list of drugs for which a pharmacy benefit manager has established a maximum allowable cost. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3321A
  • Maximum allowable cost: means the maximum amount that a pharmacy benefit manager will reimburse a pharmacist or pharmacy for the cost of a multi-sourced drug. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3321A
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Network providers: means those pharmacists and pharmacies who provide covered health-care services or supplies to an insured or a member pursuant to a contract with an insurer or pharmacy benefits manager. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3321A
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Pharmacist: means as defined in § 2502 of Title 24. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3331A
  • Pharmacy: has the meaning given that term in § 2502 of Title 24. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3321A
  • Pharmacy: means as defined in § 2502 of Title 24. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3331A
  • Pharmacy benefit manager: has the meaning given in § 3302A of this title. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3321A
  • Pharmacy benefit manager: has the meaning given in § 3302A of this title. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3335A
  • Prior authorization: means a requirement by a carrier or health insurance plan that providers submit a request or other prior notification to the carrier for evaluation of appropriateness of the request or if the prescription is medically necessary before treatment is rendered. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3335A
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • real property: is synonymous with the phrase "lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Substitute: means as defined in § 2502 of Title 24. See Delaware Code Title 18 Sec. 3331A
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.