Member notices: Targeted mailings were sent to members affected by drug list revisions and/or exclusions, prior authorization program and dispensing limit changes.
Note: Look for Part 2 later this quarter for more recent coverage additions, utilization management updates and any other pharmacy program updates.
News from the Blues
Supporting Materials Available for Machine-Readable Files
Applies to ASO groups TheTransparency in Coverage Final Rule requires insurers and group health plans to publish machine-readable files starting July 1, 2022. The files contain in-network rates and out-of-network allowed amounts.
Reminder: Free Wellness Content Available on BlueResourceSM Share content with your employees BlueResource is a free health and wellness library designed to help members reach better health. You can find articles, fliers and more to share with employees.
Looking for more ideas? Check out the BlueResourceCommunications Calendar. It highlights suggested health topics for every month of the year. Go to Employee Resources, select calendar and download.
May focus: Physical Fitness and Sports Month Staying active is key to a healthy life. It helps lower the risks for disease and improve mood, energy and sleep. Share our tips for staying active in the Healthy Lifestyle category.
June focus: Men’s Health Month Men can add years to their life by doing one simple thing – seeing a doctor for an annual health exam. Tap into the healthy reminders located in Protecting Your Health.
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News from the Blues
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) contracts with Prime Therapeutics® to provide pharmacy benefit management and related other services. BCBSIL, as well as several independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans, has an ownership interest in Prime Therapeutics.
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