Blue Cross Blue Shield SC Formulary Changes

Exclusions for many certain high-cost brand drugs that are no more effective than medications already available are among the latest updates to BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina’s drug formulary, with most of the changes taking effect July 1, 2018. We work with an independent panel of BlueCross network physicians and pharmacists, the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, to develop and maintain our …

CIGNA Opioid-related formulary changes

A communication is being sent to impacted Cigna clients in the next few days to announce updates on our July 2018 formulary changes. Pharmacy costs are currently the number one driver of client expenses under both pharmacy and medical benefits.1 At the same time, opioid abuse continues to be a U.S. public health crisis according to the Department of Health and …

Blue Choice SC Formulary Changes

This is an announcement from Blue Choice: BlueChoice HealthPlan continually evaluates our prescription drug formularies and drug management programs to ensure effective management of quality and costs. We work with a group of independent doctors and pharmacists to assess our pharmacy programs and get recommendations. Based on the group’s feedback, BlueChoice® will make minimal changes to theformularies, Prior Authorization and Quantity …

Blue Choice Pharmacy Changes for 10/1

Pharmacy Changes Effective Oct. 1 BlueChoice HealthPlan continually evaluates our prescription drug formularies and drug management programs to ensure effective management of quality and costs. We work with a group of independent doctors and pharmacists to evaluate our pharmacy programs and get recommendations.