Amerigroup Washington, Inc.
The medications included in the Amerigroup formulary are reviewed and approved by the Amerigroup Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, which includes Practitioners and Pharmacists from the Amerigroup Provider community.
Medications not listed in the formulary are considered to be non-formulary and are subject to prior authorization.
Some medications listed may have additional requirements or limitations of coverage. These requirements and limits may include prior authorization, quantity limits, age limits or step therapy.
Additionally, if a medication is available as a generic formulation, this will be Amerigroup's preferred agent, unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions about coverage of a certain product, please contact us at 800-454-3730.
Beginning February 16, 2014 Amerigroup will follow the Washington Health
Care Authority (HCA) PDL for coverage of Atypical Antipsychotics. All members UNDER 18 must utilize state UM's. Children less than 18 years of age that exceed clinically established age/dosing limitations for these medications will require a referral to Second Opinion Network (SON).
Machine Readable Data for Prescription Drug Formulary: Washington Medicaid Machine Readable File
The WA HCA PDL can be located at http://www.hca.wa.gov