DUR: Board Meetings

Global Medi-Cal Drug Use Review (DUR) Board meetings are held once per quarter and are open to the public. Most meetings will be held at the Department of Health Care Services, 1700 K Street, 1st Floor Conference Room in Sacramento, California. The 1700 K Street site is a secure building. Security requires positive photo identification to gain access into the building. Your personal information provided as part of the security process is not provided to the DUR Board.

The DUR Board has tentatively scheduled its quarterly meetings as shown below. Meeting dates become final when the agenda for the meeting is made available to the public. Agendas must be provided 10 days in advance of the meeting date. The date of the upcoming meeting will link to the agenda once it becomes available to the public. The agenda provides the time, location and items to be discussed or acted upon at the meeting.

Date: September 21, 2021
Meeting Packet:    Global Medi-Cal DUR Board Meeting
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: Pursuant to Governor Newsom’s Executive
Order N-29-20 on March 17, 2020, this
meeting will be held via webinar only.
REGISTER HERE to attend meeting via webinar

Tentative Board Meeting Dates

November 16, 2021

February 15, 2022
May 17, 2022
September 13, 2022
November 15, 2022

Meetings are normally held from 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.; however, times and dates are subject to change. Please check this page often to ensure the tentative date(s) and time(s) have not changed.

All meeting facilities are accessible to people with mobility impairments. If you need additional reasonable accommodations or have special needs, please contact Pauline Chan at 1-916-345-8591, no later than 5 working days before the meeting so that your special needs can be addressed prior to the meeting.

If you would like to receive links to DUR Board meeting agendas, meeting minutes and educational articles by email, please subscribe to the Medi-Cal Subscription Service (MCSS) by filling out the MCSS Subscriber Form and selecting the “Drug Use Review” subject matter of interest for NewsFlash. If you have previously subscribed to MCSS you can use the Manage Your Email Subscriptions and Profile page to add Drug Use Review to your subscription. For more information about updating a subscription, please see the MCSS Help page.

If you have general questions about the DUR Board, please contact Pauline Chan, R.Ph. MBA, by telephone at 1-916-345-8591, by email at Pauline.Chan@dhcs.ca.gov or by writing to the mailing address noted below.

Attn: Pauline Chan, R.Ph. MBA
Department of Health Care Services
Pharmacy Benefits Division
MS 4604
P.O. Box 997413
Sacramento, CA  95899-7413

Prior DUR Board Meeting Agendas/Packets

Prior DUR Board Meeting Minutes