Tennessee Pharmacists Association

Reminder: The Bureau of TennCare issued a provider notice regarding a change to the TennCare pharmacy program, effective May 1, 2014. The only change is reprinted below. Pharmacists may access the notice HERE.

Agents to be billed as medical benefit effective 5/1/14
Effective 5/1/14, the following agents will no longer be covered under the patient’s prescription benefit and prescribers are encouraged to bill this medication through the patient’s medical benefit: Elaprase®, Naglazyme®, Mesnex injection®, Neupogen®, Neumega®, Neulasta®, and Leukine®