Capital BlueCross Drug Formulary and Utilization Management Program Updates

Capital BlueCross which announced that decisions from May 2014 and August 2014 Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee meetings has resulted in formulary updates to the commercial lines of business. Updates include:

  • Generic Watch
  • Newly Marketed Drugs
  • Products Change Tier Status
  • Pharmacy Utilization Management Programs
  • Specialty Drug Watch

Formulary updates are communicated via BenefitFOCUS, Simply-Well, and the Provider Administrative Bulletin. Quarterly Formulary Update Decision Summaries for the open/closed formulary and the selectively closed formulary can also be found on the pharmacy page of our website,



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