October 22, 2014

Express Scripts/Medco’s packaging may change

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Members who receive prescription medications through Express Scripts/Medco’s home-delivery pharmacy service may notice a change to their prescription bottle and its packaging beginning May 1. For those who are unaware, the companies merged last year. Members may notice different colors of prescription bottles – Express Scripts prescription bottles are orange and Medco bottles are white. [...]

Prescription drug formularies to change

Effective Jan. 1, UTU members taking certain brand-name drugs will be required to pay more for them unless they switch to generic or preferred versions. Members who choose to stay on the non-formulary/non-preferred drug will be subject to the non-formulary/non-preferred copay. If you are using one of the drugs noted below, contact your physician and [...]