Highmark: Compound Medications to be Excluded from ACA Plans

Compound medications will be excluded from all Small Group and Individual ACA plans beginningĀ in January 2016 or upon renewal.

Any members who have filled a prescription for a compound medication will receive a letter prior to renewal informing them the medication will no longer be covered and recommending they speak with their physician about prescribing an alternative medication covered by the plan.

 

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