New Pharmacy Prior Authorization Going Live On October 2, 2020

  • Pharmacy News
    Published August 24, 2020

    Beginning October 2, 2020, Premera Blue Cross is implementing updates for new and existing prior authorizations. The fertility drug in the table below will now require prior authorization.



    Drug Requiring Prior Authorization

    Follistim (follitropin beta)



    How we are notifying your clients

    Employers will be notified of the prior authorization update in the next Employer News communication.

    Impacted members will receive a letter in the mail this month, August 2020, notifying them of the change. A preferred alternative drug is available, and we are encouraging members to talk to their doctor to discuss their options and address any questions or concerns they may have.

    If you have any questions about the prior authorization, please contact your Premera representative.

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