Medicare Preferred PDP
Group Retiree 2019 Formulary (List of Covered Drugs)
A formulary is an entire list of Part D drugs covered by Tufts Medicare
PLEASE READ: THIS SEARCH TOOL CONTAINS INFORMATION ABOUT THE DRUGS WE COVER IN
to existing members: This formulary has changed since last year. Please use our
search tool to make sure that it still contains the drugs you take. While
the formulary may change throughout the year, in general, if you are taking a
drug on our formulary that was covered at the beginning of the year, we will
not discontinue or reduce coverage of the drug during the year. If we
remove a drug from our formulary, add any restrictions, or move a drug to a
higher cost-sharing tier, we must notify affected members of the change at
least 60 days before the change becomes effective.
listing of all the drugs covered on the Tufts Medicare Preferred PDP Group
Retiree formulary, please Click Here or call our
Customer Relations department.
drugs that require Prior Authorization
drugs that require Step Therapy Prior Authorization
Health Plan Medicare Preferred covers both brand name drugs and generic drugs.
A generic drug is approved by the FDA as having the same active ingredient as
the brand name drug. Generally, generic drugs cost less than brand name drugs.
How to request an exception
if your drug requires prior authorization, step therapy, has a quantity limit,
or is not on the formulary Click Here
You may search the Formulary
in several ways:
- Use the alphabetical list to search by the
first letter of your medication.
- Search by typing part of the generic
(chemical) or brand (trade) name.
- Search by the therapeutic class of your
Note: If you enter the brand name of a drug and the generic name is displayed,
the brand drug is Not Covered but the equivalent generic is covered on the tier