Report on prescription drug cost-sharing RFP


The purpose pf this procurement is to select one contractor to prepare a report that evaluates the cost-sharing for prescription drugs in the plan year 2017 individual and small group health plans in Washington state, and provides a determination of whether the variation in cost-sharing creates a discriminatory benefit design.

The contractor selected as a result of this RFP will be required to:

  • Analyze cost-sharing for prescription drug data;
  • Prepare a report that evaluates cost sharing, including if the cost-sharing creates a discriminatory benefit design; and
  • If discriminatory benefit design is found, recommendations for rule-making that would assure substantial equivalence of prescription drug cost-sharing.

Required experience includes, but is not limited to,

  • Prior experience in the areas of work for which the proposal is being submitted; and
  • Analyzing prescription drug formularies for discriminatory benefit design.

Complete requirements are listed in Section 1.3 of the solicitation document.

Important dates

For complete details, review the solicitation document (PDF, 1.1MB).



Questions due from vendors

March 29, 2017, 11:59 p.m.

Last amendment from the OIC

April 3, 2017, 11:59 p.m.

Proposals due to the OIC

April 11, 2017, 4:00 p.m.

RFP documents

RFP S201717 (PDF, 1.1MB): Report on prescription drug cost sharing

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