Wellcare prescription plans
Because the ability to access affordable prescription medications is crucial to maintaining good health, beneficiaries must be aware of all their options. In order to help individuals make an informed decision, we will discuss some benefits of the WellCare prescription drug plans.
Important; CMS has guidelines in place to regulate the types of medications that prescription drug plan providers must cover. This includes a minimum standard of benefits for providers to follow. The formulary for each plan Each plan meets the requirements as required by law. Because each plan differs, the cost and drugs included in the formulary can vary.
Although Wellcare offers three different plan choices, it is important to review each plan formulary and make sure it provides coverage to fit the prescription needs for anyone considering enrollment.
The three Wellcare PDP plans for 2024
- Wellcare Medicare Rx Value Plus – is a great option if you require more comprehensive prescription coverage. See what this plan has to offer, Wellcare RX Value Plus summary of benefits.
- Wellcare Classic PDP – those who receive Extra Help may be eligible to enroll in this plan for a$0 premium as well as a low co-pays, view the Wellcare Classic PDP summary of benefits.
- Wellcare Value Script – this plan provides low-cost coverage an dis a good choice for those that require few medications. For more details, look at the Wellcare Value script summary of benefits 2024.
Some features of the Wellcare prescription plans
Wellcare has no or low premium plans available to provide coverage for individuals who qualify for Extra Help. These plans are available in all states and offer low or no copays when enrollees purchase prescriptions from preferred pharmacies.
Some Wellcare plans include no deductible, so plans cover prescriptions on day one.
Wellcare has a nationwide network of preferred pharmacies that includes thousands of national, regional and local pharmacy chains. It also includes grocers and independent pharmacies as well. These relationships help plan members save money on prescription drugs.
Use this link to the Wellcare preferred pharmacy tool and find a local in-network pharmacy.
Find a preferred pharmacy tool to find a local pharmacy.
The member service representatives are available either online at wellcare.com/PDP or by phone at 866-822-1339 (TTY – 711) during the hours of 8am – 8pm EST Monday – Friday. They can provide answers to members coverage or medication questions.
If you want to view the plan formulary (complete list of drugs each plan covers), visit Wellcare’s website or contact their member services department.