PHOENIX, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Blue Cross© Blue Protect© of Arizona (BCBSAZ) introduced at present the addition of Walgreens pharmacies to its current community of pharmacies accessible to BCBSAZ Medicare Benefit and Medicare Half D prescription drug plan members. Qualifying members will be capable to fill their medical prescriptions at Walgreens areas in Arizona, and nationwide, starting January 2021.
BCBSAZ Medicare members can now select from greater than 60,000 pharmacies throughout the U.S., together with Walgreens, CVS and extra. To additional assist the treatment wants of members, all BCBSAZ Medicare plans embrace no price tier one medicine, together with 60 and 90 day provides, and a 100-day prolonged provide of tier one and tier two medicine for Medicare Benefit plan members, which may be fulfilled by retail or mail orders, all to assist guarantee members get the treatment they want, after they want it.
“We’re constantly working to make it simpler for our members to get the right medication they want and in a well timed method, and this growth with Walgreens affords much more handy choices,” stated Dr. James Napoli, Chief Medical Officer at BCBSAZ. “Our rising community of pharmacies is likely one of the many advantages of a BCBSAZ Medicare plan, and one other instance of what we’re doing to enhance entry and comfort for our members.”
BCBSAZ will provide seven Medicare Benefit plans in 2021, offering a choice of completely different plans that meet the budgetary and well being wants of all seniors.* Every plan has built-in financial savings with no-cost choices for widespread well being wants, together with main care visits, telehealth and lab companies for all in-network suppliers. Plans additionally provide extra advantages to assist members keep wholesome, similar to no-cost dwelling train kits and health facility memberships from Silver&Match®, financial savings on listening to aids, dwelling well being care companies by Nurse on Name, wellness reward applications, and extra.
The Medicare Annual Enrollment Interval is open now by Dec. 7, 2020. For info on BCBSAZ Medicare plans, go to azblue.com/seniors or name 1-888-288-0019 (TTY: 711).
About Blue Cross Blue Protect of Arizona
Blue Cross Blue Protect of Arizona (BCBSAZ) is dedicated to serving to Arizonans get more healthy quicker and keep more healthy longer. With a give attention to connecting folks with the care they want, BCBSAZ affords medical insurance and associated companies to greater than 1.7 million clients. By way of superior scientific applications and neighborhood outreach, BCBSAZ is inspiring well being in Arizona. BCBSAZ, a not-for-profit firm, is an impartial licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Protect Affiliation. The corporate, and its subsidiaries, make use of greater than 2,400 folks in its Phoenix, Chandler, Flagstaff, and Tucson workplaces. To study extra, go to azblue.com.
BCBSAZ affords BluePathway HMO and BlueJourney PPO Medicare Benefit plans. BCBSAZ Benefit, a separate however wholly owned subsidiary of BCBSAZ, affords Blue Medicare Benefit Customary, Traditional, and Plus HMO plans. BCBSAZ is contracted with Medicare to supply HMO and PPO Medicare Benefit plans and PDP plans. Enrollment in BCBSAZ plans is dependent upon contract renewal. The Silver&Match program is offered by American Specialty Well being Health, Inc. (ASH Health), a subsidiary of American Specialty Well being Integrated (ASH). All applications and companies usually are not accessible in all areas. This info just isn’t an entire description of this system. ASH is an impartial and separate firm contracted with Blue Cross Blue Protect of Arizona (BCBSAZ) to supply well being and wellness companies to BCBSAZ members. The Silver&Match program just isn’t an insurance coverage coverage and doesn’t present insurance coverage protection. Silver&Match and the Silver&Match brand are registered service marks of ASH. Routine eye and listening to examination and listening to help advantages accessible by collaborating suppliers. Nurse On Name is on the market to eligible individuals. Companies and remedy choices introduced may not be lined underneath your medical insurance plan. Please evaluation your advantages previous to receiving non-emergency companies. Nurse On Name companies are offered by an impartial third social gathering contracted with BCBSAZ.
Different pharmacies can be found in our community.
*Plans not accessible in all areas
SOURCE Blue Cross Blue Protect of Arizona