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Rick Scott, Governor
Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Health Services Drug Costs

Issue Code: 2300080
Program: Health Services
Title:

Health Services Drug Costs Price Level Increase

Amount: $37,896,775
FTE: N/A

The department is requesting $37,896,775 for the Inmate Health Services budget entity in the categories of general drugs, psychotropic drugs and infectious disease drugs. 

This request is based on projections for Fiscal Year 2008-2009, which are anticipated to exceed current appropriations.  These projections are based on Fiscal Year 2006-2007 expenditures, adjusted for the annualization of Region IV and adjusted for each subsequent year by 7.5%, based on recent literature regarding drug costs.