Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee
- Review and evaluate requests for HPSM formulary additions from practitioners in the community
- Evaluate policies and procedures pertaining to pharmacy practice
- Identify problems and issues for the attention of the Commission and HPSM staff
The Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee consists of 13 members comprised of the Pharmacist Commissioner, contracting pharmacists and a psychiatrist.
|Jack Tayan, Chair||Consultant|
|George Pon, R.Ph.||Commissioner-Pharmacist|
|Bill Becker, R.Ph.||Contracting Pharmacist|
|Gary Horne, R.Ph. / Anastasia Sajuthi, PharmD||Contracting Pharmacist, SMMC Providers|
|Jaime Chavarria, M.D.||Contracting Physician|
|Lena Osher, M.D.||Psychiatrist|
Vacant positions: Contracting Pharmacist (3), Contracting Pharmacist - Chain Pharmacy, Contracting Physician (2), Contracting Physician - SMMC.
When: Bi-monthly on the 2nd Wednesday from 7:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Where: To be determined (for information, call the Clerk of the Commission at 650-616-2140)