Prescription Benefits

CMS Proposed Changes to Prescription Benefits

[vc_row][vc_column][rev_slider_vc alias="change-to-rx-benefits"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]At the end of last month, CMS proposed a rule to change some key components of prescription coverage for Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage beneficiaries. The key change revolves around the six protected classes: antidepressants, antipsychotics, anticonvulsants, immunosuppressants for transplant rejections, antiretrovirals and antineoplastics (typically cancer treatment drugs). The six protected classes acknowledge that beneficiaries may need access to more than one drug in a particular therapeutic class. The...

Donna White